Winter Updates

Winter Updates By Jerry Schill November 20, 2019 A Word from the Director of Government Relations GENERAL ASSEMBLY: As I write this the General Assembly is still in session. The Senate says they may adjourn soon and the House says it will probably be the end of the...

Fall Updates

Fall Updates By Jerry Schill October 3, 2019 A Word from the Director of Government Relations In my last column I said the following regarding this year’s session of the North Carolina General Assembly: “It’s hard to say how long to it will last, but consider it safe...

NC General Assembly Updates

NC General Assembly Updates By Jerry Schill June 19, 2019 A Word from the Director of Government Relations My last column dealt with a federal issue, but this one will be totally state related. We are now in our fourth full month of the North Carolina General...

Confused by the Feds

Confused by the Feds By Jerry Schill April 5, 2019 A Word from the Director of Government Relations Why am I confused? My next birthday will be my 71st, so perhaps you may think my confusion comes naturally.Just comes from a tired brain, you might say. Then again,...

Midterm Elections are History (Almost)

Midterm Elections are History (Almost) By Jerry Schill December 11, 2018 A Word from the Director of Government Relations NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Every two years there are quite a few changes in the North Carolina Senate and House. With the results of the...