Gov. Roy Cooper

  • 6:18pm Jan 05, 2017
    Education Education

    Legal Battle Brews Over New State Superintendent Powers

    A legal battle continues over the powers of the newly elected Republican state superintendent. The Board of Education is suing the state, saying Mark Johnson’s new authority is unconstitutional.

  • 6:33pm Jan 04, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Update: Judges Keep New State Election Law Blocked

    A panel of judges says a law approved by North Carolina Republican lawmakers shifting election oversight powers away from the new Democratic governor won't be enforced until Gov. Roy Cooper's lawsuit challenging those changes is resolved.