GOP leaders said the new legislation would be debated and voted on Thursday. It’s unclear whether there are enough House and Senate votes to pass it.
The government says it’s enforcing the laws and conducting routine enforcement targeting immigrants in the country illegally with criminal records.
“The legislature had a chance to do the right thing for North Carolina, and they failed,” Democratic Gov.-elect Roy Cooper said.
Left out of this brouhaha is the systematic and purposeful voter suppression that certainly cost Clinton the election.
After more than a year on the stump, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are spending Monday, the last full campaign day, in key battleground states.