Your Thursday edition of Lunch Links starts with a few interesting news items. Governor Pat McCrory told MSNBC Wednesday that the voter suppression law he signed earlier this year was “much ado about nothing,” which will come as a surprise to all the people who will find it more difficult to vote in the next two elections.
And former Governor Jim Hunt told a crowd at a fundraiser in Greensboro this week that he believes the speculation that McCrory and the General Assembly will find the money to give a teachers a small raise next year ahead of the November elections by making deeper cuts to the already strapped university system. Lovely. Read More