Kim Westbrook Strach, executive director of the Bipartisan State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement, left, questions a witness during the second day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the North Carolina State Bar in Raleigh.
Kim Westbrook Strach, executive director of the Bipartisan State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement, left, questions a witness during the second day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the North Carolina State Bar in Raleigh. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com
Kim Westbrook Strach, executive director of the Bipartisan State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement, left, questions a witness during the second day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the North Carolina State Bar in Raleigh. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com

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Paul “Andy” Specht reports on North Carolina leaders and state politics for The News & Observer and PolitiFact. Specht previously covered Raleigh City Hall and town governments around the Triangle. He’s a Raleigh native who graduated from Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C. Contact him at aspecht@newsobserver.com or (919) 829-4870.

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