On Monday’s Late Night, Seth Meyers took a “Closer Look” at the recent coup in North Carolina in which the Republican legislature passed laws to strip the incoming Democratic governor of many powers. “That’s like losing a bet and paying with Monopoly money,” says Seth of the new laws. When a Republican won the governorship four years ago, legislators increased the number of appointments he could make from 500 to 1,500. They have now reduced it 425. Watch the clip to see Seth break down the facts of the brazen coup.
"That's like losing a bet and paying with Monopoly money."