Saturday News: Stand fast, Charlotte


TALK OF HB2 REPEAL DEAL RESURFACES (WRAL-TV) — A group representing restaurants and hotels said Friday that it has been working behind the scenes to broker a deal that could lead to the repeal of HB2, but there’s no guarantee anything will come from the effort. Lynn Minges, president and chief executive of the N.C. Restaurant & Lodging Association, said her group has “received assurances” from legislative leaders that the General Assembly is prepared to meet in special session as early as next week to repeal HB2, provided that the Charlotte City Council first repeals a local ordinance that requires businesses to allow transgender people to use the public restroom of their choosing.

Tagged ,
%d bloggers like this: