“Long overdue:” 6 Dem sponsors file legislation to repeal North Carolina’s ‘bathroom bill’

NORTH CAROLINA — Six Democratic sponsors filed legislation in the North Carolina House of Representatives on Thursday, February 9th that would repeal the state’s “bathroom bill” and expand LGBT protections.

“It’s long overdue,” one of the sponsors, state Rep. Pricey Harrison of Greensboro, told The News and Observer. “We will do our hardest to enact this legislation.”

HB2, signed into law last March, bans people from using public bathrooms that don’t correspond to their...

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