As part of his tour of small towns in western North Carolina, Gov. Pat McCrory stopped in Montreat on Friday and called on its most famous resident.
House leaders say the discussion over a state voter ID program could begin this coming week.
A voter registration system used by the Obama campaign allowed voters to sign their forms remotely from a phone or tablet. Board of Elections members say they were never informed about the system and a key House lawmaker says the system likely violates current law.
The bill remaking boards and commissions dominated the conversation in the House Thursday. Meanwhile, a battle of changing the state's car insurance rates is officially under way and Gov. Pat McCrory is on the road today.
House Republican leaders Thursday used a procedural move to hide votes in favor of six-figure salaries for the Utility Commission.