Reflecting on a Successful 2015

As 2015 comes to an end, I am thankful for the many blessings and opportunities we’ve had this year to improve our great state. I am grateful for my constituents’ trust and support and for my colleagues’ hard work and commitment to providing families and small businesses with hundreds of millions of dollars in tax […]

Good Roads Advocate Award

I was recently presented with The Carolinas Concrete Paving Association “Good Roads Advocate Award” in Fayetteville. As co-chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee that oversees funding for the Department of Transportation, I was able to assist in finding more than $700 million in new revenue for state transportation needs over the next two years, which represents a major […]

Governor’s Office Announces Acceleration of Key Road Projects in 19th District

The Governor’s Office has recently announced that key projects in District 19 will be completed sooner as a result of major transportation funding reforms passed by the General Assembly in 2015. These local projects are among an additional 92 highway projects that will be built and another 90 existing projects that will be sped up statewide, due […]

Fayetteville Program of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Presentation

On Saturday October 3rd, I was honored to be in attendance at the Fayetteville program of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, as they presented local veteran and Purple Heart recipient Emil Walsh with a Trak-Fab Tracked Wheelchair. A group of anonymous donors has provided the Trak-Fab Chair that will help give Emil the mobility to more freely […]