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  • February 11, 2014 • Personnel

    Raleigh, NC -  The Office of Governor Pat McCrory announced the following appointments today:


    North Carolina State Water Infrastructure Authority

    • Gwen Baker (New Hanover County) - Baker is president of CDM Federal Programs Corporation. Prior to CDM, she served for 22 years as a U.S. Army engineer officer and...
  • February 11, 2014 • Public Safety, • Transportation and Infrastructure

    Raleigh, N.C. - For the third time in less than a month, Governor Pat McCrory joined public safety and transportation officials today to urge North Carolinians to prepare for more winter storms. 


    “While North Carolina is well-versed in winter storm response, it is unusual to have three storms come so close together that have significant impacts on large...

  • February 10, 2014 • Education

    Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory, Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest, Senate Leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Thom Tillis announced on Monday a unified strategy to make North Carolina’s starting teacher salaries among the highest in the Southeast. This is the first step in their shared commitment to improve teacher and state employee salaries.


  • February 7, 2014 • Personnel

    Raleigh, N.C. - We are pleased to announce that effective February 17, Kim Genardo will be assuming a new role in the NC Department of Commerce as director of strategic and economic development communications.

    Genardo will be responsible for the daily operations of Commerce communications and marketing. In addition, she will take responsibility for two major new...

  • February 7, 2014 • Transportation and Infrastructure

    Raleigh, NC - Governor Pat McCrory visited Eden earlier today to assess the Duke Energy coal ash spill and measures to control the spill so cleanup efforts can begin as soon as possible.


  • February 7, 2014 • Jobs and the Economy

    Fewer Jobless Benefits, More Jobs
    North Carolina offers a market test of incentives to work—or not.
    Editorial Board,...

  • February 6, 2014 • Ethics and Accountability, • Public Safety

    Raleigh, NC -   North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory traveled to the site of the coal ash spill in Eden Thursday to direct Duke Energy to take all needed measures to control the spill so cleanup efforts can begin as soon as possible.
    “This is a serious spill and we need to get it under control as quickly as possible,” Governor McCrory said....

  • February 6, 2014 • Healthcare

    Raleigh, NC - First Lady Ann McCrory will light up the executive mansion in red tomorrow through the end of February to raise awareness for heart disease among women.

    Cardiovascular disease kills more women in the United States than any other disease, and it is the No. 2 killer overall in North Carolina.

    "We are delighted to 'Go Red' at the mansion to...

  • February 5, 2014 • Education

    Raleigh, NC -  This week, the North Carolina State Board of Education will review school district alternatives to the third grade Read to Achieve assessments. In anticipation of tomorrow’s vote, Governor Pat McCrory issued the following statement:


    “It’s imperative that EVERY child regardless of their circumstance is reading at grade level by the third...

  • February 5, 2014 • Jobs and the Economy

    Raleigh, N.C. – Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that ePlus is expanding its Managed Services operations with a new center in Morrisville. The 12,000 square-foot facility, ePlus’ third Managed Services Center in the United States, is expected to bring up to 50 new jobs. 


    “We’re delighted to see...


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