Gov. Cooper Tries Twice to Kill Bipartisan House Bill 186 Backed by Businesses, ACC

Raleigh, N.C. – Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) responded Monday to Gov. Roy Cooper’s two attempts  to derail the bipartisan House Bill 186, legislation that drew support from powerful voices in North Carolina’s business community and the Atlantic Coast Conference: Continue reading “Gov. Cooper Tries Twice to Kill Bipartisan House Bill 186 Backed by Businesses, ACC”

Speaker Moore Responds to Gov. Cooper’s Attempt to Derail Voter ID Defense

Raleigh, N.C. – Legislative leaders on Tuesday responded to Gov. Roy Cooper’s and Attorney General Josh Stein’s attempt to fire attorneys retained by the General Assembly to defend North Carolina’s hugely popular voter ID law and withdraw the case before the U.S. Supreme Court. Continue reading “Speaker Moore Responds to Gov. Cooper’s Attempt to Derail Voter ID Defense”

Speaker Moore Responds to Gov. Cooper’s Teacher Pay Proposal

Raleigh, N.C. – Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) responded Monday to Gov. Roy Cooper’s teacher pay proposal:

“Republicans have made bold and historic commitments to raising teacher pay in North Carolina since 2014, so we’re excited Gov. Cooper wants to join us in that effort.  Republicans raised teacher pay while cutting taxes and providing relief to hard-working North Carolinians, so we hope the details of Gov. Cooper’s proposal will mirror our successful approach.”   Continue reading “Speaker Moore Responds to Gov. Cooper’s Teacher Pay Proposal”

North Carolina Teacher’s Income Rising Faster Than Any Other State

“North Carolina Teacher’s Income Rising Faster Than Any Other State” -Charlotte Stories,  January 2017

Under Republican leadership, North Carolina saw the single biggest improvement in teacher pay of any state in the country from 2013-2014, and the largest average gain in teacher pay over the same period according to data from the left-leaning National Education Association (NEA). Continue reading “North Carolina Teacher’s Income Rising Faster Than Any Other State”