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WHO SAID CONSERVATIVE MEANS DULL?

North Carolina’s Republican-dominated General Assembly is pushing full steam ahead with an agenda embraced by conservatives. But boring, it is not. Both the House and the Senate have pushed through bills that have major consequences for the business community. But … Continue reading

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AWAY WE GO

Next Wednesday, the House and Senate members for the 2013-14 General Assembly will gather in Raleigh to take the oaths of office. The next two weeks will be dominated by ceremonies with the inauguration of Gov. Pat McCrory and on … Continue reading

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ARE WE BUSINESS-FRIENDLY?

North Carolina consistently over the past two decades has been cited as a top state in which to do business. This month CNBC ranked us fourth (Texas with no income tax is first). Site Selection magazine has us second. But … Continue reading

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TIME TO BE HEARD

The Joint-House-Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Education will held public hearings Monday, March 7, for input on budget deliberations. The session will begin at 4 p.m. in Room 544 of the Legislative Office Building and we welcome industry people to attend. … Continue reading

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MAKING THE TRAINS RUN ON TIME

Appropriations subcommittees are meeting and Finance committees are gathering data about the state’s current financial health. New General Assembly leaders have released a calendar that calls for the budget to be sent to the Governor by June 2. The schedule … Continue reading

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