Governor Perdue Set To Visit Eastern NC

For the first time since she took office as governor, Beverly Perdue will speak at the Global TransPark board meeting in Kinston.

Perdue will speak Tuesday morning about her expectations for the TransPark to assist in building North Carolina's aerospace economy. Also attending the meeting are Transportation Secretary Gene Conti and Commerce Secretary Keith Crisco.

As of last year, the state-owned industrial park had received more than $80 million in state and federal funds since it was created in 1991. It was meant to spark the economy of eastern North Carolina.


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  • by Me Location: Home on Oct 13, 2009 at 01:34 PM
    I would never go see Bev Perdon't.
  • by Who Cares on Oct 13, 2009 at 11:32 AM
    Which is exactly why I don't care...she has nothing to say that I want to hear.
  • by voter Location: nc on Oct 13, 2009 at 10:59 AM
    WHO CARES??? She 's just going to come with a mouth full of PROMISES that she does NOT intend on keeping.Can she tell us anything about jobs or how we're suppose to survive without medicine???? SHE SHOULD STAY HOME in her MANSION. With her bills paid by us.Her food bought by us and everything else she gets FREE of charge.
  • by Andy Nonomus Location: Greenville on Oct 13, 2009 at 10:34 AM
    Stay in Raleigh. GTP is a money pit that we keep throwing big bucks at.
  • by earl Location: Williamston on Oct 13, 2009 at 10:22 AM
    Do us a favor, stay up there in Raleigh, you people up there think that the east is joke until voting time!!!!!! Hopefully next time we will have a governor elected.
  • by Bozo Location: Gville on Oct 13, 2009 at 07:43 AM
    Thanks for the information. I'll try my best to stay out of Kinston - until she's gone bye bye.
  • by Who cares on Oct 13, 2009 at 07:26 AM
    Who Cares!
  • by OCP Location: MARTIN on Oct 13, 2009 at 06:08 AM
    WE DO NOT WANT HER HERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • by Bill Location: Greenville on Oct 13, 2009 at 05:59 AM
    I want to know the facts. Amount of money given to the GTP since 91 and the amount made by the GTP today. I feel sure no one on the planet knows or wants to know those numbers. Is she does not ask for them. She is one of the coverup people. We are being taken for a political ride such as never seen in NC.
  • by Buzz Location: MillCreek on Oct 13, 2009 at 04:15 AM
    I have to work for a living to pay my taxes, so will someone please ask Bev when the GTP will actually start paying it's own way and not be a money sponge. Buzz-
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