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Committee begins the process of drawing new district boundaries today at 1:00 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) and House Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) have appointed an interim committee to begin the process of drawing new district boundaries for use in the 2020 election for U.S. House of Representatives. Senator Chuck Edwards (R-Henderson) has been appointed to the interim committee to represent one of the eight Senators that will serve.

Commission provides ongoing legislative examination and review of public policies, expenditures, and reorganization implementation between legislative sessions.

RALEIGH, N.C. – Senator Chuck Edwards (R-Henderson) announced his recent appointment to serve on the Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations by North Carolina Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham).

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. –During a campaign kickoff event last evening, Sen. Chuck Edwards announced he would seek re-election for a third term in State Senate District 48:

Raleigh, N.C. – Sen Chuck Edwards (R-Henderson) today issued the following statement in response to Governor Roy Cooper's veto of a bill that requires all North Carolina sheriffs to cooperate with federal immigration authorities when dealing with suspected illegal immigrants already in jail for committing other crimes that have detainer requests from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE):

Small Business Healthcare Act passes the legislature with bipartisan support

Awaits Governor’s signature

RALEIGH, N.C. – In a bipartisan vote, the North Carolina Senate passed Senate Bill 86: Small Business Health Care Act – sponsored by Senators Joyce Krawiec (R-Forsyth), Dan Bishop (R-Mecklenburg), and Chuck Edwards (R-Henderson) – providing small businesses and sole proprietors with authorization to band together to form Association Health Plans (AHPs) to classify as one “large employer” to offer affordable and quality healthcare benefits for their employees.