April 2019

Legislative Breakfast Highlights NCEDA Policy Priorities

A crowd of over 100 NCEDA members and state legislators packed inside the General Assembly cafeteria on the morning of April 16 for the organization’s Legislative Breakfast. The event preceded one-on-one visits by members to their Senators and Representatives later that day. NCEDA Vice President...

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Upgrades Funded at Six N.C. Airports

The NC Board of Transportation has approved state and federal grants for safety improvements at six North Carolina airports. More than $2.1 million in funding will be used to provide upgrades such as new lighting and improved aprons for aircraft parking. “Anyone looking to locate...

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Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on recession

Is a recession inevitable at this point? Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans believes “the economy is doing solidly.” He says inflation is weaker than would otherwise be expected in an era of tight labor markets. Modest growth in the labor force is straining...

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