Veto Override of Gov. Cooper Protects  Bipartisan Oversight of Ethics, Elections

Veto Override of Gov. Cooper Protects Bipartisan Oversight of Ethics, Elections

Apr. 25, 2017 by

North Carolina will maintain bipartisan oversight of campaign finance, lobbying and ethics investigations following a successful veto override of Gov. Roy Cooper by the state House of Representatives on Senate Bill 68 Bipartisan Board of Elections and Ethics Enforce. “Gov.

Jobs Program ApprenticeshipNC Approved by House

Jobs Program ApprenticeshipNC Approved by House

Apr. 24, 2017 by

The state House of Representatives passed House Bill 646 ApprenticeshipNC on Monday by a 111-6 vote, addressing a growing demand for skilled workers with legislation to help train North Carolina students for high-paying jobs. Sponsored by Rep. Susan Martin (R-Wilson),

Gov. Cooper’s Bait & Switch on Judges

Gov. Cooper’s Bait & Switch on Judges

Apr. 24, 2017 by

Remember when Governor Cooper stated, “Judges make tough decisions on child abuse, divorce, property disputes, drunk driving, domestic violence and other issues that should be free from politics.” After all of Governor Cooper’s empty rhetoric about politics having no place

A Single Fraudulent Vote…

A Single Fraudulent Vote…

Apr. 24, 2017 by

Ensuring that every citizens’ constitutional right to vote is protected at the ballot box has been and will continue to be a top priority of North Carolina House Republicans. Democrats, including current Governor Roy Cooper, continue to fight these common-sense

Berger, Moore Respond to Governor’s Vetoes

Berger, Moore Respond to Governor’s Vetoes

Apr. 21, 2017 by

Senate Leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Tim Moore responded Friday to Gov. Roy Cooper’s vetoes of House Bill 239, which improves efficiency in the N.C. Court of Appeals by reducing the number of justices to align with a reduction

BRIGHT Futures Jobs Bill Passes North Carolina House

BRIGHT Futures Jobs Bill Passes North Carolina House

Apr. 20, 2017 by

The North Carolina House of Representatives passed House Bill 68 BRIGHT Futures Act on Thursday by a 109-8 vote, approving legislation to connect rural residents of the state to broadband services and help underserved regions attract economic development opportunities of

Rep. Brian Turner Votes Against Free Speech

Rep. Brian Turner Votes Against Free Speech

Apr. 20, 2017 by

Rep. Brian Turner, a Democrat from Asheville, voted against legislation to protect free speech on the campuses of North Carolina’s universities. House Bill 527 aimed to “restore and preserve free speech on campuses of the constituent institutions of the University

Tax Day Hangover: What if Liberals Controlled NC Taxes

Tax Day Hangover: What if Liberals Controlled NC Taxes

Apr. 19, 2017 by

If you just filed your 2016 taxes yesterday, we understand what your feeling today…a tax day hangover. Contrary to the empty rhetoric from liberal special-interest groups and failed predictions from liberal think tanks, North Carolinians have more money in their

Tax Day Hangover: What if Liberals Controlled NC Taxes

Tax Day Hangover: What if Liberals Controlled NC Taxes

Apr. 19, 2017 by

If you just filed your 2016 taxes yesterday, we understand what your feeling today…a tax day hangover. Contrary to the empty rhetoric from liberal special-interest groups and failed predictions from liberal think tanks, North Carolinians have more money in their

House Passes Legislation to Streamline Judiciary

House Passes Legislation to Streamline Judiciary

Apr. 11, 2017 by

Today the North Carolina House of Representatives approved Senate changes to House Bill 239, a measure that streamlines state appellate courts and expands opportunities for certain cases to reach the state Supreme Court. Having passed the General Assembly, the bill