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WFAE Talks, Episode 59: Legislative High Jinks, Mayoral Race

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The North Carolina General Assembly finally ended its session this week, but not before some lawmakers tried to sneak through  controversial legislation concerning the authority of local governments and charter school funding. However, lawmakers did pass legislation that prohibits local governments from being "sanctuary" communities for immigrants in the country illegally. WFAE's Lisa Worf and Tom Bullock provide analysis of these issues, plus the upcoming Democratic mayoral runoff election.