NC Lt. Governor Dan Forest speaks to the audience before Mike Pence, then the Republican candidate for vice president, takes the stage during a town meeting event at the Fletcher Opera Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh on August 4, 2016.
NC Lt. Governor Dan Forest speaks to the audience before Mike Pence, then the Republican candidate for vice president, takes the stage during a town meeting event at the Fletcher Opera Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh on August 4, 2016. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
NC Lt. Governor Dan Forest speaks to the audience before Mike Pence, then the Republican candidate for vice president, takes the stage during a town meeting event at the Fletcher Opera Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh on August 4, 2016. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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