North Carolina leads all other East Coast states in both offshore wind energy generation capacity potential and manufacturing potential. Offshore wind is projected to be a $140 billion industry in the US by 2035, and I believe North Carolina is positioned to lead the way in this development. As a champion for offshore wind, I’m pleased the Biden administration and Governor Cooper agree we must support these efforts.
The Taste of Pimento Cheese Festival in Cary is June 4th – 13th. As a pimento cheese lover, I encourage you to check it out and support our local restaurants. https://www.townofcary.org/recreation-enjoyment/events/special-events/taste-of-pimento-cheese
Movie theaters. Schools. Places of worship. Super markets. Sporting events. Concerts. Restaurants. Public transit. No one should ever visit these places worried about being a victim in the next mass shooting. But, that is the reality of today’s America. Today is National Gun Violence Awareness Day, and my heart breaks for every person who knows the pain of losing a loved one to senseless gun violence. Our country is in the middle of a gun violence epidemic, a preventable crisis. That’s why I supported and voted for two common-sense bills to strengthen background checks in the House. Now, it’s time
Today and every day, we honor the fallen, those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedom and the families and friends who loved them. We are so grateful. As a member of Congress, I promise to work on behalf of service members, veterans, and their families, to ensure we fulfill our promise to them as a country, and provide them with the care they deserve.