North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory delivers the State of the State address in February in Raleigh. Ted Richardson/AP hide caption itoggle caption Ted Richardson/AP The Two-Way North Carolina Governor Signs Controversial Voter ID Bill August 13, 2013 The measure signed Monday by Gov. Pat McCrory overhauls the state's election laws. It requires government-issued photo IDs at the polls, reduces the early voting period by one week and ends same-day registration.