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Legislators respond to HB2 deadlock

A special session called to repeal House Bill 2, also known as the "bathroom law," ended in a deadlock Wednesday night.

Rep. Rouzer on HB2 and gov’t restructure law

Earlier this week WWAY's Daniel Seamans sat down with US Congressman David Rouzer who represents a large part of our area. Over the next couple of days we'll air parts of the interview.

CIAA Pulls 8 of 10 games from Charlotte

Charlotte, NC (September 30, 2016) - The Queen city is at risk of losing millions as another athletic organization threatens to pull out over...

Charlotte’s mayor stands up to GOP, is cheered

Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts got a loud ovation when she walked into the city council chambers for Monday night's zoning meeting. Supporters are pleased with her response to Republican calls to repeal the city's ordinance that would enable LGBT people to seek protection from discrimination in hotels, restaurants and restrooms.

Lawmaker: No broad desire for special session

A key North Carolina House Republican leader says there's no broad appetite now among fellow Republican colleagues in the chamber for a special General Assembly session for changes to the law known as House Bill 2.

ACC latest blow for North Carolina governor’s re-election

Gov. Pat McCrory frames the debate over North Carolina's law about transgender people and restrooms as one of common sense and safety and privacy. Yet try as he might, he can't shake the narrative from the law's opponents who say it's plain bigotry and intolerance.

Rep. Hamilton calls on colleagues to join efforts to repeal House Bill 2

Democratic State Representative Susi Hamilton is calling for bipartisan effort to repeal House Bill 2.

Texas, other states file to support NC restroom law

Texas and a dozen other states are asking a federal judge in North Carolina to side with Republican leaders defending a law governing transgender restroom access.

University of Vermont axes North Carolina game over LGBT law

The University of Vermont has canceled its women's basketball team's upcoming game in North Carolina over a state law that governs transgender bathroom access.

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