Spectrum News' continuing coverage of House Bill 2 developments and rallies, both in North Carolina and across the nation.


Gov. Pat McCrory sat down with Capital Tonight anchor Tim Boyum to talk in a exclusive interview about his executive order, which clarifies House Bill 2, the state's new non-discrimination law:



In a Spectrum exclusive poll, 540 registered North Carolina voters responded to questions related to House Bill 2. Of those polled, 51 percent think House Bill 2 is a good idea, while 40 percent think it's a bad idea. As for its effect on business, 45 percent of people said they believed it would have a negative effect, 29 percent said it would make no difference and 21 percent think it will have a positive effect. Results pictured below:


Businesses Expressing Support of HB2:

  • Snyder Packaging, Inc
  • Ford Broadcasting Inc.
  • Sunbelt Packaging LLC
  • WCRG
  • Comfort Security
  • Occupational Health Concepts
  • Lighthouse Electric of Charlotte
  • Mills Inc.
  • Mark Godwin Family Farms Inc.
  • Total Life Changes

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Businesses Expressing Opposition to HB2:

  • PayPal
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Moogfest
  • NBA
  • Google
  • Bank of America
  • RedHat
  • Intel
  • Cisco
  • New Belgium Brewery

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House Bill 2 Full Text:

Gov. McCrory's Executive Order 93 Full Text: