Legislative News

Legislative News By Jerry Schill  September 14, 2020  A Word from the Director of Government Relations THE ELECTION and EDUCATION Fishing education, that is! We have a rather important election coming up in November! If this statement is surprising to...

Ask And Ye Shall Receive or The World Is Run By Those Who Show Up

Ask And Ye Shall Receive or The World Is Run By Those Who Show Up By Jerry Schill January 28, 2020 A Word from the Director of Government Relations As many readers may know, NCFA worked with our General Assembly after Hurricane Florence in 2018 to provide financial...

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...