Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts counts hands as Charlotte City Council voted to rescind the LGBT ordinance that prompted House Bill 2 in Devember 2016. A recent Elon University poll found only two percent of Charlotte voters said HB2 was the most pressing issue for the new mayor. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts counts hands as Charlotte City Council voted to rescind the LGBT ordinance that prompted House Bill 2 in Devember 2016. A recent Elon University poll found only two percent of Charlotte voters said HB2 was the most pressing issue for the new mayor. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

HB2 used to dominate the city’s agenda. Now it barely registers with voters.

September 28, 2017 11:41 AM