Rural Grants Now Available in NC
Thirty-one economic development projects in North Carolina’s rural communities will divide more than $10.9 million in grants from the North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority. The projects include commitments to create 565 jobs, 135 of which were previously announced, and attract more than $211 million in private investment, according to a release from the state. The authority...
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NC Legislative Update – 4.16.24
Short session begins next week on Wednesday, April 24.  As noted previously, we do not anticipate a “long” short session given it is an election year and members prefer to be in their districts in advance of the November election, as opposed to Raleigh.     We will be updating the team regularly during session, so stay...
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SC Legislative Update – 4.15.24
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Twelve official legislative days remain in the session.  The crossover deadline has come and gone and the bodies are ready for a final push this session.   Senate Finance completed work on its version of the budget and will await the full Senate taking it up next week.  Allocating roughly...
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SC Legislative Update – 4.1.24
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Things have been busy the last few weeks at the State House as only six weeks remain until they adjourn on May 9th. The House will be taking its second furlough week April 1-5 and crossover day is April 10th.  Any bill that has not crossed from one body...
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NC Legislative Update – 3.22.24
With the primary election over, members of the North Carolina General Assembly are back to enjoying “the interim” between long and short sessions and have returned to their districts, full time.  As an addendum to our Primary Night Report, here are the three, runoff election races (also called a “second primary”) which will bring voters...
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