Area lawmakers and key issues facing the NC General Assembly will be in the spotlight on Friday, April 24, at the Burke Chamber’s Annual Legislative Breakfast, The event is being sponsored by Duke Energy and hosted by Grace Ridge Retirement Community. Tickets are $20 and may be reserved by calling the Chamber at 437-3021. You may also reserve your tickets on-line. The event will be held in the Ervin Community Room at Grace Ridge. A hot breakfast buffet will open at 730 am, with the program starting at 8 am sharp.
“This is one of the most popular events on the Chamber’s calendar, so I encourage everyone to obtain their tickets early. We’re expecting a full house, and seating will be limited,” said Chamber CEO Jerry Davis.
As the newsletter went to press, Representative Hugh Blackwell and Senator Warren Daniel from Burke County had confirmed as speakers, along with Representative Josh Dobson from McDowell County. Representative Mike Hager had not confirmed at press time.
Each of these elected leaders will share their perspectives on major legislation in the current session of the General Assembly. There will also be time for questions from the audience.