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N. Carolina 'Bathroom Bill' repeal may affect Texas SB 6

Mark P. Jones, fellow in political science, explains why North Carolina legislators’ decision to repeal and replace their controversial “bathroom bill” may dampen support for Texas Senate Bill 6, which also aims limit transgender access to public restrooms. The Dallas Morning News: http://bit.ly/2mW4491.