Rep. Presnell assigned to numerous committees

Feb 07, 2017

RALEIGH — North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore appointed members to committees where they will serve as session gets underway.

Rep. Michele Presnell, R-Burnsville, has been appointed to the following committees:

— Transportation Appropriations, Chair

— Appropriations, Vice-Chair

— Agriculture and Natural and Economic Resources

— Agriculture, Member

— Commerce and Job Development, Member

— Wildlife Resources, Member

The Transportation Appropriations Committee holds the responsibility of appropriating funds to the vast transportation network of our state.

“As the only chair of the committee who resides in the far-western part of North Carolina, I look forward to speaking on behalf of people who use infrastructure that presents unique challenges and opportunities,” said Presnell.

Chairs of the Transportation Appropriations Committee have met several times and have been discussing infrastructure needs and other relevant matters with leadership and staff of the state Department of Transportation.

Comments (3)
Posted by: Penny R Wallace | Feb 09, 2017 07:43

It appears that some of these appointments are duplicated. Or maybe be just inflating her importance?  The quote from her says nothing specific-- par for the course--for her.

Posted by: Ron Rookstool | Feb 09, 2017 09:05

Amen Penny

Posted by: Rachel Robles | Feb 09, 2017 09:29

Good eye. This was the press release we were sent. I didn't catch the duplication. I'll go fix it.

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