NC House Speaker Statement on Gov. Cooper’s Intent to Veto SB 747

Today, the NC House Speaker Tim Moore released the following statement Gov. Cooper’s intent to veto SB 747, “Elections Law Changes.”

NC House Speaker Tim Moore said, “Gov. Cooper is mischaracterizing a bill that simply strengthens election integrity in North Carolina.”

He continued, “It’s unfortunate that he would rather score political points by crying ‘racism’ than be honest about the balanced, common-sense election reforms passed in the House and Senate. I anticipate the House will swiftly override his veto.”