New NC House rules would ‘hold people hostage’ and erode transparency, Democratic leader says

North Carolina’s legislative session opened Wednesday with a controversy in the state House over a proposed rule change that would allow Republicans to call snap votes to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s vetoes. The House rules adopted as temporary on Wednesday no longer include the section requiring advanced notice of veto override votes. The legislature … Continue reading New NC House rules would ‘hold people hostage’ and erode transparency, Democratic leader says