Legislative Update from Rep. Iler — July 18, 2022

The North Carolina General Assembly had adjourned July 1st, after passing the 2022 budget adjustments by a strong bipartisan vote in both the House and Senate.  However, last week the Governor signed the budget bill on Monday, the 11th, after waiting ten days.  (FYI, according to the N.C. Constitution, had it not been signed or…

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Rep. Frank Iler helps secure funding for Brunswick County public safety priorities in State Budget

Today, Representative Frank Iler (R-Brunswick) praised the bipartisan budget bill recently signed into law by Governor Roy Cooper. The budget passed both the N.C. House and N.C. Senate by strong bipartisan margins. “This is a responsible, forward-looking, fiscally conservative, bipartisan budget that is good for Brunswick County,” said Rep. Iler. “I’m pleased to have worked…

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Legislative Update from Rep. Iler — June 5, 2022

This past week at the North Carolina General Assembly was filled with bills that had been waiting for consideration and the 2022-2023 budget adjustments on which we had worked since May.  This produced a long week that kept us in Raleigh from Monday until Friday.  On Friday, we took the final votes in the House…

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Legislative Update from Rep. Iler – June 28, 2022

Last week at the North Carolina General Assembly saw some historic activity.  While the national political news overshadowed our work, we were working on issues important to your state.  We had bills in the N. C. House dealing with retail theft, sports betting, law enforcement in voting places, business regulations, and honoring a beloved deceased…

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Legislative Update from Rep. Iler — June 13, 2022

Last week at the North Carolina General Assembly was the third week of what is known as the “short session”.  We were deep into meetings on the 2022 – 2023 budget, and we voted on several bills concerning arson laws, sex offender laws, virtual learning, and sales tax policy.  The state budget in North Carolina…

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House Republicans Call on Governor to End COVID-19 State of Emergency

With the two-year anniversary of Gov. Cooper’s COVID-19 state of emergency declaration this Thursday, March 10, Representative Frank Iler and the entire House Republican Caucus today sent a letter  to the Governor calling on him to end his emergency order and allow the state to move forward. The letter was spearheaded by Majority Leader John Bell of Wayne…

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Legislative Update from Rep. Iler — March 2, 2022

The past two months at the North Carolina General Assembly have been very different, to say the least.  Our schedule has been fairly light, as far as voting sessions.  It has also been mostly reactive, as far as the court orders on the voting district maps.  So, I felt the information in any one week…

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Rep. Frank Iler presents $392,000 state budget appropriation to Ocean Isle Museum Foundation

Representative Frank Iler recently presented a $392,000 check to the Ocean Isle Museum Foundation to support repairs and renovations to the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach and Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach. The projects include major repairs and replacement to the roof and walls of the planetarium from the effects of repeated hurricanes…

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