The Transylvania Times -

Ex-Governors: Vote Against Two Amendments


November 1, 2018

The N.C. General Assembly has had its share of face-offs with the courts. Repeatedly, judges have ruled unconstitutional any laws that would give executive power to the legislature — most recently blocking a legislative raid on the appointment power of the Governor.

Unable to get their way by passing laws, legislators now seek to change the N.C. Constitution to let the General Assembly control all names put forward to fill vacancies in the courts, and take control over the state board that oversees elections and government ethics — appointment powers that are granted to the governor...

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