3/25/16 – By Jane Porter
It’s been a bad week for Governor McCrory’s brand.
There’s the continuing fallout over House Bill 2. And then that pesky lawsuit brought against the administration by a coalition of media outlets (including the INDY) and two nonprofits just will not go away.
On Wednesday, a superior court judge authorized attorneys for the coalition to move forward with discovery—that means deposing four public information officers who handle public records requests for various state agencies—in an attempt to find out why the McCrory administration just can’t seem to fulfill these records requests “as promptly as possible,” or at all.