Canaan Huie One of the first major bills to pass either chamber of the General Assembly this year was H 117, NC Competes Act. The bill included substantial changes to several economic development programs, including some to the Jobs Development Investment Grant (JDIG) Program. The bill cleared the House of Representatives on March 5, 2015 … Continue reading
By Canaan Huie Once I built a railroad, I made it run
By Canaan Huie Beginning in mid-December, the holiday season in the U.S. really starts to run on all cylinders. Whether you’re celebrating Hanukkah (beginning December 16), Winter Solstice (December 21), Festivus (December 23 – see Wikipedia if you’re unfamiliar with this holiday that entered popular culture in 1997), Christmas (December 25), Kwanzaa (beginning December … Continue reading
North Carolina Legislative Report – July 18, 2014 MVA Public Affairs issued a North Carolina Legislative Report containing updates and news from July 12 – July 18.