North Carolina

North Carolina legislators are meeting in a special session today to reconsider the discriminatory House Bill 2, which has cost the state millions of dollars in lost revenue.

December 21 2016 2:18 PM

As requested by Republican leaders at the capital, Charlotte's City Council gutted its human rights ordinance Monday to clear the way for a special session to overturn the hateful law.

December 20 2016 10:27 PM

Gov-elect Roy Cooper lobbied for a deal that takes North Carolina's laws back to a time before HB 2.

December 19 2016 12:34 PM

Democrat Roy Cooper, the incoming governor, says Republicans are engaging in a "partisan power grab."

December 16 2016 6:49 PM

Pro-LGBT Democrat Roy Cooper faces resistance from legislators before he is even sworn in.

December 15 2016 4:01 PM Updated

Trump has pledged to “take care” of Pat McCrory, a source tells The Charlotte Observer. 

December 15 2016 10:23 AM

The defeat of North Carolina's Pat McCrory proves that progress has not completely ground to a halt, writes HRC's Chad Griffin.

December 08 2016 5:46 AM