North Carolina given second best economic outlook in new report

North Carolina given second best economic outlook in new report

From WNCT CBS Reporting “(WNCT) – North Carolina has a bright future according to the economic outlook rankings in the “Rich States, Poor States” report. The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) gave North Carolina the second best economic outlook in the...
North Carolina Posts Third Largest Employment Gain in January

North Carolina Posts Third Largest Employment Gain in January

From Wells Fargo Media “North Carolina posted the third largest employment gain in the nation during January. Gains were fairly broad based but were clearly led by a spurt of hiring in state and local government and the hospitality sector.” “The...
By GDP, N.C. had fastest growing large economy in nation

By GDP, N.C. had fastest growing large economy in nation

From  Triangle Business Journal Reporting “North Carolina’s real gross domestic product increased at the fastest pace in the Southeast in the third quarter last year. The 2.8 percent growth from the second to third quarter represents the 14th fastest growth rate...
Wells Fargo predicts strong job growth for North Carolina in 2016

Wells Fargo predicts strong job growth for North Carolina in 2016

From the Charlotte Observer “North Carolina should experience continued job gains and economic growth that is better than the national average in the new year, Wells Fargo Securities economists said Wednesday in an upbeat forecast on the state’s economy. In a...
$445 million budget surplus to trigger corporate tax cut

$445 million budget surplus to trigger corporate tax cut

Triangle Business Journal Reporting “The final numbers are in, and it appears the corporate tax rate is going down. Gov. Pat McCrory’s office reported Tuesday that final figures for the fiscal year that ended June 30 show the state has a $445 million revenue...
N.C. Real Solutions Statement on $400 Million State Revenue Surplus

N.C. Real Solutions Statement on $400 Million State Revenue Surplus

RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity Foundation’s North Carolina State Director, Donald Bryson, responded to today’s reports of a $400 million state revenue surplus with the following statement: “Today’s state revenue figures are a testament to the hard work of...
Americans for Prosperity Foundation Releases New TV Ad

Americans for Prosperity Foundation Releases New TV Ad

Tax Reform is Benefiting All North Carolinians RALEIGH – At a press conference this morning Americans for Prosperity Foundation released new statewide television and radio ads highlighting the benefits of the tax reforms passed last year by Governor McCrory and...