Rev. William Barber, head of the NC NAACP, standing, prays over 13 protesters who participated in a die-in at under the rotunda of the NC Legislature Thursday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2015. The protestors were rallying to protest the state's continued denial of Medicaid expansion for hundreds of thousands of North Carolinians. The protesters were from the NC NAACP and the Forward Together Moral Movement.
Rev. William Barber, head of the NC NAACP, standing, prays over 13 protesters who participated in a die-in at under the rotunda of the NC Legislature Thursday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2015. The protestors were rallying to protest the state's continued denial of Medicaid expansion for hundreds of thousands of North Carolinians. The protesters were from the NC NAACP and the Forward Together Moral Movement. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Rev. William Barber, head of the NC NAACP, standing, prays over 13 protesters who participated in a die-in at under the rotunda of the NC Legislature Thursday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2015. The protestors were rallying to protest the state's continued denial of Medicaid expansion for hundreds of thousands of North Carolinians. The protesters were from the NC NAACP and the Forward Together Moral Movement. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

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