Serious conflict or Kabuki theater?
"All governors, without regard to party, swear an oath to uphold the Constitution," Berger said. "We expect Gov. McCrory to perform his constitutional duty to enforce the law."
McCrory said he would not enforce the new law requiring drug testing of some welfare recipients until the legislature finds the money to pay for it. And he said there would be additional legal scrutiny of the new law making it easier to hire immigrant employees.
At first glance this might appear to be nothing more than a minor tiff between power-hungry Republicans. But there could be some deeper roots, related to some previous power struggles in the NC GOP.