RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – The compromise by politicians on North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” is
helping return collegiate sporting events to the state, but several big-city mayors still don’t want
employees traveling there after the replacement law. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, Washington
Mayor Muriel Bowser and several top municipal leaders announced this week previous city bans
on employee travel to North Carolina remain in place despite the official repeal of House Bill 2.