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N.C. politics: Democrat Roy Cooper’s lead continues to grow over Gov. McCrory who now cannot request a statewide recount. His dream of re-election is just that a dream. Concede Governor.

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RRToon, N.C. Politics: Roy Cooper holds a lead in the Governor’s race, Trump and Sen. Burr both won on Tuesday. It looks like HB2 has cost the GOP the Governor’s mansion.

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Chronicle Cartoon :Donald Trump made a campaign stop here in W-S on Tuesday. The Governor had kept and distance from Trump during earler visits. This time he was on stage at the W-S event. With the effects of HB2 still mounting he has to deal with a close race and the federal court decision to strike down the worst Voter ID law in the nation saying it was aimed at blacks.Gov. McCrory moves to the Trump dark side.

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Chronicle Toon: A recent N.C poll gave 70% percent support to Gov. McCrory on his decision to sign the controversial HB2 bill. If these numbers hold up he could squeak through to a second term in November.