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A profile of "squeaky clean" Joe Hackney

Posted by on Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:45 PM

Governing magazine has put the North Carolina House speaker on its cover this month.

The profile describes the Orange-Chatham legislator as an upstanding farmer-slash-divorce lawyer who rose to leadership when the Jim Black scandal suddenly made ethics and fairness qualities in demand. It's an interesting window onto the processes of the legislature.

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