Steve Rao

Friday Office Hours

Yesterday, I had a number of interesting Office Hours meetings with constituents. I met Yash Agarwal, who is a college kid, looking to get into politics.    I am recommending him for the Legislative Internship program and hope to get him placed with one of the Wake Delegation members.   These young men and women […]

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TIE Carolinas Meeting

On Thursday, I attended, a TIE Carolinas meeting, and was inspired to hear from Madhu Beriwal and Cyndy Wyn, on how they launched and started successful businesses and female entrepreneurs.    Madhu, is the founder of IEM, a disaster receovery business, which she brought from Lousiana to Durham, in 2007.     Cyndy is the […]

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Triangle J Meeting

Last evening was a very productive Triangle J meeting.  Early in the meeting, we discussed how the local governments can work together to do some work or help the Oklahoma victims.   We enjoyed a wonderful presentation on Electric Cars from the NC School of Science and Math students.   These kids are just so bright.   Great […]

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District Days Legislative meetings with NC League of Municipalities

Today, I attended the District Days Legislative meetings with Cary Council member Jennifer Robinson, Zebulon Mayor, Bob Matheney, and other elected officials.   Steve Zaytoun from Cary Chamber  was also in attendance. We met with a number of leaders in the Senate, including Senator Barringer, Senator Meredith, Senator Tillman and Rep. Hall.   I had […]