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Echoes of North Carolina HB2 fallout as Georgia loses MLB All-Star Game

The Associated Press estimated the “Bathroom Bill” cost North Carolina more than $3.7 billion in economic activity. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As Major League Baseball moves its All-Star Game from Atlanta in protest of Georgia’s controversial new voting law, current and former Charlotte politicians say the current blowback reminds them of the fallout after the passage of North Carolina House Bill 2, known as “HB2” or the “Bathroom Bill.” …