Former U.S. Sen. Sam Ervin of North Carolina sits with President John Kennedy in an undated photo.
Former U.S. Sen. Sam Ervin of North Carolina sits with President John Kennedy in an undated photo. East Carolina University
Former U.S. Sen. Sam Ervin of North Carolina sits with President John Kennedy in an undated photo. East Carolina University

An N.C. senator who stood up to people in high places

February 21, 2017 4:39 PM