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McCrory

Republican from North Carolina

Pat McCrory, a Republican, was elected governor of North Carolina in November 2012. Previously, he served as mayor of Charlotte, N.C.

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Explaining the NCAA's logic in singling out North Carolina

The NCAA announced Monday night would pull its popular basketball tournament out of North Carolina in 2017, in addition to championship matches in 2016 and 2017 for soccer, golf, tennis, lacrosse and baseball.

The reason? North Carolina's controversial LGBT law, often called HB2 or the "bathroom bill."

Here's a closer look at the four factors the NCAA cited in its decision.

Roundup of HB2 fact checks: North Carolina's controversial new LGBT law

North Carolina passed a wide-ranging law dealing with bathroom access, municipal powers and gay rights on March 23. Since then, it has become international news.

Fact-checking voting laws: a year-end report

Amid a nationwide battle about voter access, PolitiFact researched claims about noncitizen voters, restoration of ex-felons’ rights and voter laws nationwide.