Before heading to the NC House floor, an amendment was proposed by Rep. Paul Luebke in the Local Government Committee meeting that would’ve saved the Protest Petition law by adopting a compromise.
Below is the audio from the voice vote on this amendment from March 19, 2015, where you can hear Rep. Paul Luebke contest the decision of Rep. Carl Ford, Chairman of the Local Government Committee.
Related article from The News & Observer:
Effort to keep ‘protest petitions’ fails in committee voice vote (03/19/15)
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