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The NC legislature starts in earnest later this month. What should its priority be?

Scenes from opening day of the NC legislature

See photos from the opening day N.C. legislature in Raleigh, Wednesday, January 9, 2019,
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See photos from the opening day N.C. legislature in Raleigh, Wednesday, January 9, 2019,

North Carolina’s lawmakers return to Raleigh for their 2019 session at the end of the month, with a consistent Republican leadership group and plenty of new faces among Republicans and Democrats.

Sen. Phil Berger, R-Eden, and House Speaker Tim Moore, R-Kings Mountain, retained control of their respective chambers.

But the duo will have new challenges this year as lawmakers present and debate various topics without the security of a legislative supermajority.

Please let us know: What should lawmakers’ main focus be as their session begins Jan. 30?

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