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N.C. House (District 1)

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  • Edward C. Goodwin
    (Rep)

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    Ronald (Ron) Wesson
    (Dem)

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What are your top 2 priorities for action in the General Assembly? (40 words maximum)

Should the NC legislature take action to raise the state minimum wage and also promote pay equity across race and gender for the same job – or should these be left to businesses? (30 words maximum)

What is the best way to handle the redistricting process after the 2020 Census? (30 words maximum)

What are 2 priority actions for the state to improve K-12 public education? (30 words maximum)

Should NC municipalities have the authority to create police-community review boards with subpoena, investigative and disciplinary powers? (briefly respond in 15 words maximum)

Explain your position on off-shore drilling for North Carolina. (briefly respond in 15 words maximum)

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Experience (35 words max) Retired Senior Vice Pres. & Global Leader, The Dun & Bradstreet Corp., Short Hills, N.J. (32 yrs.) 6+ years as a Bertie County Commissioner (Prior Bd. Chair, currently Vice Chairman)
3 favorite endorsements for this election Police Benevolent Association, State Employee Assoc.
(1) Public Education - Improve teacher pay, state school construction/repair bond referendum. Increase lottery/education funding back to 40%. (2) Healthcare - Medicaid Expansion in N.C.
Yes; legislative action is needed.
An independent/non-partisan commission.
(1) Improve funding/long-term commitment. (2) Support & pass statewide school construction bond referendum. 2a - Fully fund statewide PreK expansion (universal Pre-K)
Yes; additional oversight is needed.
Not in favor of off-shore drilling for N.C. Too much at risk to state economy.