McCrory said besides the prospect of good jobs and business profits, more states should contribute to building American energy independence from foreign imports by allowing drilling.
Offshore oil, renewables in East Coast's future? →
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said Monday, "I disagree with the Supreme Court's decision, which goes against the amendment that North Carolina voters overwhelmingly approved. We will continue to respect the legal process as it proceeds."
Despite Supreme Court nondecision, state opposition to gay marriage remains →