Representative Frank Iler to seek re-election in newly re-drawn House District

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. — [Nov. 12, 2019]  — State Representative Frank Iler of Brunswick County announced today that he will seek a new term in the recently re-drawn House District 17. Prior to the recent court-mandated redistricting, District 17 included all of Brunswick County’s beaches and the southernmost parts of Leland. The newly re-drawn district…

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Special Report on Hurricane Florence – Sept. 17, 2018

Although all meetings were cancelled in Raleigh during the past week as Hurricane Florence made her way through North Carolina, the communications among elected officials at every level has never been more urgent.  We had daily and hourly phone calls and texts among every concerned official and emergency management leader. I had one or two…

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State Representative Frank Iler to Seek Re-Election in 2018

OAK ISLAND, N.C. — State Representative Frank Iler, an Oak Island Republican, issued the following statement today announcing his plans to seek re-election in 2018. “I plan to seek re-election to the N.C. House of Representatives in 2018 because the good people of Brunswick County need a level-headed, well-respected conservative voice in Raleigh. Our campaign is already well…

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Hurricane Matthew Damage Assessment

Sunday I was able to observe and assess the damage from Hurricane Matthew both on land and by air. First, a drive around Oak Island revealed many flattened dunes on the front row, as well as sand and debris in the streets. Then, I was offered a chance to view the entire Brunswick County coast…

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NCAA and ACC Remove Championship Games from North Carolina

The announcement by the NCAA and ACC that they will punish North Carolina by withholding championship games demonstrates the hypocrisy of these arrogant organizations. They are not applying the same logic to over 20 other states with similar laws which are participating in a lawsuit against the Obama dictate on this subject.  There is also…

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Brunswick County’s Tom Adams named Chair of NC State Ports Authority

Governor McCrory made a wise choice in selecting Brunswick County’s own Tom Adams to be the next chairman of the N.C. State Ports Authority Board of Directors. Tom has been very active since his appointment to the Ports Authority board, and he is actively involved in economic development efforts here in Brunswick County. I am…

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Statement on the Coal Ash situation in North Carolina

OAK ISLAND, N.C. – State Representative Frank Iler (R-Brunswick) released the following statement regarding the Coal Ash situation in North Carolina today: “Over the past few weeks we have heard continuous stories in the press about the coal ash pond situation in Eden at the Dan River, as well as the apparent pumping of coal…

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State Representative Frank Iler issues statement following education policy announcement by Gov. McCrory, Lt. Gov. Forest and legislative leaders

OAK ISLAND, N.C. – State Representative Frank Iler (R-Brunswick) released the following statement following today’s major education policy announcement by Governor Pat McCrory, Lt. Governor Dan Forest, N.C. House Speaker Thom Tillis and N.C. Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger: “I am very pleased with new policy initiatives outlined in today’s announcement.  They are in…

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Speaker Tillis appoints Rep. Iler to the Joint Legislative Study Committee on the Affordable Care Act

RALEIGH, NC – House Speaker Thom Tillis (R-Mecklenburg) recently announced the House co-chairs of the Joint Legislative Study Committee on the Affordable Care Act.   Rep. Jim Fulghum (R-Wake), a doctor, and Rep. Jeff Collins (R-Nash), an insurance agent, will lead the committee to investigate the impacts of the Affordable Care Act on North Carolina. “Citizens all…

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