North Carolina's Democratic governor vetoed a controversial bill on Wednesday that would have required sheriffs in the state to closely cooperate with federal immigration enforcement.
Republican candidate Mark Harris plans to ask a North Carolina court Thursday to certify the results of the state's unsettled 9th Congressional District election, his attorney told CNN.
The North Carolina state board of elections dissolved Friday without certifying results from the 9th Congressional District, throwing into doubt the prospects for a new election in a race tainted by allegations of ballot fraud by a Republican operative.
The brunt of the storm may have passed, but North Carolina residents still face perilous conditions after record-setting snow walloped the state.
One weather-related death has been reported in North Carolina as a result of this weekend's snowstorm.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper railed against gerrymandering in his home state Thursday after federal judges said this week that congressional districts would have to be redrawn because they were unconstitutionally partisan.