U.S. Rep. Madison Cawthorn responds to lingerie photos :: WRAL.com

By Bryan Anderson, WRAL state government reporter and Cory Dinkel, multiplatform producer North Carolina US Rep. Madison Cawthorn responded Friday to photos circulating online apparently showing him wearing lingerie and drinking from a wine glass. The congressman from western North Carolina called the pictures “goofy vacation photos” taken well before he decided to run for … Read more

Democrats are expected to gain power in NC’s redrawn 2022 voting maps. Republicans warn it may not last. Here’s why. :: WRAL.com

By Bryan Anderson, WRAL statehouse reporter Raleigh, NC — When the North Carolina Supreme Court decided along party lines to throw out new congressional and legislative voting maps highly favorable to Republicans, Democrats and voting rights groups heralded the high court’s action as a major win for voters. But while it’s true the move is … Read more

North Carolina Supreme Court strikes down new voting maps :: WRAL.com

By Bryan Anderson & Travis Fain, WRAL statehouse reporters The North Carolina Supreme Court on Friday voted to strike down new voting maps Republicans passed in November. The high court issued a 4-3 decision split along ideological lines. It said Republicans must submit new voting maps to a lower court by 5 pm Feb. 18, … Read more