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Monday, November 05, 2018
A top priority for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is to increase voter turnout on Election Day. That's why we've made it so easy to register, find your polling location, and get absentee and early voting information through our Vote for Jobs platform.  But that's only half the battle. In most states, voters are still required to visit their polling locations to physically cast their ballots. In ...read more
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Monday, November 05, 2018
With Election Day now upon us, we wanted to remind you about the importance of the Wake County School Bond on the ballot in Wake County.There is a $548 million bond which would go toward building and renovating public schools. Bond financing is the most cost-effective and fairest way to pay for new schools and renovations because new businesses and new residents share the cost of repaying the ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Chamber, Political
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
$120 Million Bond Will Fund Open Space, Greenways and Parks  Wake County voters will have the opportunity to decide on a $120 million, six-year bond for open space preservation, greenways, new park and nature preserve construction, and existing park renovations when they head to the polls on Nov. 6.  Here’s how the bond is broken down:  * If approved, $46.2 million will go toward open space ...read more
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