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N.C. General Assembly Legislative Update - Tuesday, August 19, 2014. Discussing: Bipartisan Regulatory Reform, Contested Cases for CAMA Permits, Rose Acre Farms in Hyde County, Senator Jean Preston Marine Shellfish Sanctuary, Amend Transplanting of Oyster and Clams Statute and Fee Rollback for Oyste
Raleigh, N.C. – The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday, August 06, 2014, upheld federal judge Louise Flanagan’s ruling that the N.C. Department of Transportation complied with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and completed all the proper as well as required steps under the
N.C. General Assembly Budget Update - Saturday, August 02, 2014. Discussing: N.C. Public Education, Medicaid, State Employees and Highway Patrol Troopers, Elizabeth City State University, OBX Land Management Fund (Oregon Inlet), NO New Ferry Tolls and Jennette's Pier NOT For Sale.
N.C. General Assembly Legislative Update - Saturday, July 26, 2014. Discussing: Local Bills Heard in House Rules Committee, Senate Passing HB1224 (Local Sales Tax Options) and Reforming and Restructuring Medicaid.
N.C. General Assembly Legislative Update - Friday, July 18, 2014. Discussing: Legislation for the Town of Duck, Working to Reform and Restructure Medicaid and Budget Negotiations Update on Education.
At this time, the budget is still under discussion at the North Carolina General Assembly. The Senate offered a compromise to the House of $171 million to be earmarked toward their top priorities of Medicaid and teacher assistants.
Raleigh, N.C. – Senator Bill Cook (R-District 1) issued the following statement Thursday afternoon, July 03, 2014, about Hurricane Arthur’s projects to make landfall in Senate District 1.
As Hurricane Arthur makes its way up the east coast of North Carolina, I encourage you to take all necessary precautions and closely monitor weather updates. Governor McCrory has declared a state of emergency for 25 coastal counties that may be impacted.
Reduce Unemployment

    North Carolina’s unemployment rate fell to 6.3 percent in March, 2014 according to data released by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.... ( read more )
Decrease Taxes and Spending

    In 2013, we implemented a comprehensive tax reform that is providing major tax relief to all North Carolina families and making our state more attractive to job-creating businesses.... ( read more )
About Bill Cook and Family

    Bill Cook, aged 69 years, and his wife of 23 years, Holly, have lived in Beaufort County for the past decade. During this time, Cook has met several kind and generous people.... ( read more )