Promoting legislative policies and actions responsive to the needs of all North Carolinians, particularly African Americans, people of color and other disparate groups.
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Economic Development/Poverty Committee

This committee address poverty, full employment with living wages. With concerns of economic justice and opportunity, double-digit unemployment rates have hit rural eastern N.C. the hardest. These areas are home to large amounts of African-American and Latino communities. Forthcoming legislation to expand the opportunities between businesses and community colleges are under way. 


Rep. Rodney Moore, Chair (

Sen. Angela Bryant

Sen. Earline Parmon

Rep. Marcus Brandon

Rep. Edward Hanes

Rep. Yvonne Holley

Rep. Valerie Foushee

Rep. Bobbie Richardson