Blueprint NC Coverage
McCrory backs voter ID, pink licenses; asks mayors for help with drug courts
Gov. Pat McCrory spoke with reporters Tuesday about a number of different subjects, including his preference that North Carolina law require a photo ID for voting.
McCrory talks drilling and Blueprint on Fox News
Gov. Pat McCrory said he got "a political speech" when he asked President Barack Obama about drilling off the coast. He also decried the Blueprint NC memo when he appeared on Fox and Friends Tuesday morning.
Republicans call for investigation of Blueprint NC
The state Republican Party is pushing for an investigation of a group linked to a controversial strategy memo, while Democratic Party officials have distanced themselves from the document.
Blueprint disowns memo calling for attacks on GOP
The nonprofit group Blueprint NC says it should not be held responsible for a strategy document calling for attacks on Republican leaders. However, the group's director acknowledges it was distributed at an event hosted by Blueprint.
Liberal groups lay out blueprint for attack on state leaders
A memo distributed by liberal-leaning Blueprint NC prescribes "crippling" legislative leaders and Gov. Pat McCrory with bad press and pressure tactics.
Policy groups help set the agenda in Raleigh
The think tanks and nonprofit advocacy organizations that try to drive public opinion and the legislative agenda in the state capital fall into two 'families.' A better understanding of their funding can help the public know who to believe.