Legislative Agenda Task Force

Chair: Luther Moore, Belk, Inc.

Focus: This committee reviews issues and recommendations for the Chamber Legislative Agenda and positions. Establishing our legislative agenda is an annual process whereby we give Charlotte Chamber members and partner organizations the opportunity to present the legislative priorities of their organization in order to be considered for inclusion in the Charlotte Chamber’s final legislative agenda. The final document is voted on by our members and dictates the issues the Chamber will advocate for on behalf of the Charlotte business community.

Membership: Members include business leaders with an interest in supporting advocacy efforts as well as lobbyists at member companies. As in all Public Policy Committees, membership is open to anybody who is an active Chamber member.

Meeting Dates: Typically 5-6 weekly meetings in the quarter before the North Carolina General Assembly convenes. After the NCGA finishes their session, the committee receives a recap of issues. The committee meets on an as-needed basis throughout the session.

Announcements:

  • • On January 12, 2015, Charlotte Chamber's Executive Committee approved the Legislative Agenda Task Force's recommended legislative agenda. The document serves as a roadmap for the chamber's advocacy efforts for the upcoming North Carolina General Assembly long session that begins on January 28. Click here to view the updated agenda with adjustments supporting teacher pay increases, Common Core Standards and workforce training programs.

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Natalie English
Senior Vice President,
Public Policy

704.378.1332
nenglish@charlottechamber.com

Carrie Cook
VP, Governmental Affairs,
Public Policy
704.378.1325
ccook@charlottechamber.com

Laura Guacci
Associate,
Public Policy Programs
704.378.1322
lguacci@charlottechamber.com