"We believe a court, rather than a federal agency, should tell our state, our nation, and employers across the country what the law requires," Mr. McCrory said at a press conference.
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"The Obama administration is bypassing Congress by attempting to rewrite the law and set restroom policies for public and private employers across the country," Mr. McCrory said in a statement following his lawsuit's filing.
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