Cam McRae Resigns From DOT Board

A Kinston businessman is the latest person to resign who is connected to the Governor Mike Easley travel investigation.

Cam McRae, who owns the Bojangles franchise based in Kinston, resigned today from the State Board of Transportation. McRae is also chairman of the Kinston Indians.

McRae's office tells WITN News that he is out of the country and unavailable for comment.

In his letter McRae says he is resigning because he understands a replacement on the D.O.T. board will soon be named by Governor Beverly Perdue.

Two weeks ago the News & Observer reported that Easley flew on McRae's private airplane at least twice, but that neither men disclosed it as required under state ethics laws.

McRae was first appointed to the transportation board in March 2001 and reappointed to another term in 2005.


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  • by unknown Location: kinston on Nov 14, 2010 at 08:26 PM
    its ashame no one what to hear the truth, about a local business person. or they want let the truth be known about these people. thats why this country is in the shape it is in now.
  • by Anonymous Location: Greenville on May 21, 2009 at 02:43 AM
    When you turn up the heat what ever is in the frying pan starts to sizzle.Need I say more
  • by Anonymous on May 20, 2009 at 06:25 PM
    There goes the "Global Trans park," FINALLY.
  • by Ray Location: farmville on May 20, 2009 at 04:37 PM
    looks like all the crooks are running away
  • by Wilma Location: bojangatown, NC on May 20, 2009 at 01:28 PM
    And the dominoes start to fall......
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