A 2015 photo shows then-Governor Pat McCrory, center, talking with his Communications Director Josh Ellis, left, during the unveiling of the governor's proposed 2015-2017 Budget for North Carolina.
A 2015 photo shows then-Governor Pat McCrory, center, talking with his Communications Director Josh Ellis, left, during the unveiling of the governor's proposed 2015-2017 Budget for North Carolina. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com
A 2015 photo shows then-Governor Pat McCrory, center, talking with his Communications Director Josh Ellis, left, during the unveiling of the governor's proposed 2015-2017 Budget for North Carolina. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com