Legislative Accomplishments During This Year’s Long Session

Senate Republicans fulfilled our promises to further reduce taxes on middle-class families and job-creators, provide a fourth consecutive teacher pay raise, appropriate nearly $700 million more for public education, and rebuild communities devastated by Hurricane Matthew – all while saving for a rainy day, Our ongoing commitment to spending discipline and tax relief has resulted […]

Study: North Carolina is best state for starting a business

Study: North Carolina is best state for starting a business Danielle Chemtob News Intern, Triangle Business Journal Entrepreneurs and business owners need look no further than the Tar Heel state to set up shop — North Carolina came out on top in a new study of the best states to start a business. The study, […]

N.C. Ranks in Top Five States for Budget Solvency

North Carolina is among the top five states in the nation for budget solvency – or having sufficient revenues to pay for its spending – according to a new report released Tuesday by a well-respected academic research center at George Mason University. The state also moved up six places since last year to rank 15th […]