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Professor McCorkle on the Newly-Elected NC Government, The Chronicle

Professor Mac McCorkle has been quoted in The Chronicle on the newly-elected NC state government.

He discussed the possibility of Republicans in the House overriding a veto and major policy implications from GOP wins in the legislature. These include a potential “Parent’s Bill of Right’s,” anti-critical race theory legislation, private school voucher programs, gerrymandering and medicaid expansion.

McCorkle argues that abortion will be the “biggest test for the Republicans” as restrictions are “more than a distinct possibility.” However, disagreements within the Republican party may arise from those who would want a total ban and those who would allow “some breathing room.”

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