GOP donor, ex-lawmaker Art Pope elected to join UNC board

By Bryan Anderson, Associated Press/Report for America A longtime conservative donor and former lawmaker was picked Thursday to the state public higher education system’s Board of Governors by the Republican-controlled Senate. The 32-15 vote electing Art Pope to the 24-member body tasked with overseeing the 17-campus University of North Carolina system comes as lawmakers neared … Continue reading GOP donor, ex-lawmaker Art Pope elected to join UNC board