Scott S. Greenberger

Shared power used to be the norm in state government. Now it’s nearly extinct.

By: - January 11, 2023

North Carolina is one of a shrinking group of states in which different parties control the legislature and the Governor's office Terry Kilgore has been a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates since 1994. During that time, there have been four years in which the GOP controlled the governor’s office and both chambers of the legislature. For two years, Democrats held complete control.