House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin administers the House oath of office to Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., during a mock swearing in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington in January.
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin administers the House oath of office to Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., during a mock swearing in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington in January. Zach Gibson AP
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin administers the House oath of office to Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., during a mock swearing in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington in January. Zach Gibson AP

Democrats’ road to Southern success runs through North Carolina

November 07, 2017 05:00 AM