State Republicans complete their leadership team for 2011

Charlotte’s Rep. Thom Tillis was tapped by the N.C. House Republican caucus yesterday to stand for speaker of the House when the General Assembly convenes in late January. Tillis joins Sen. Phil Berger of Eden, selected Thursday to become Senate majority leader, in heading the new Republican majorities in both houses of the General Assembly in 2011 (see Berger story here).

Tillis, a four-year veteran of the Legislature, won out over three other candidates in the caucus voting, as like915 viewsCommunity News


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