Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House hold their first joint press conference during the opening of the 2015 session of the N.C. General Assembly in Raleigh, NC Wednesday, January 14, 2015.
Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House hold their first joint press conference during the opening of the 2015 session of the N.C. General Assembly in Raleigh, NC Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Chuck Liddy NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO
Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House hold their first joint press conference during the opening of the 2015 session of the N.C. General Assembly in Raleigh, NC Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Chuck Liddy NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

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