Feb 20 2015

New Bern Sun Journal

But the junior Senator who led the North Carolina General Assembly as Speaker of the House made his first break trip home with some prized Senate committee assignments especially significant to Craven County and Eastern North Carolina: Armed Services, Veterans' Affairs, Judiciary, a Senate Special Committee on Aging, and Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

"It's a big load because I want to be in all the committee meetings and play a role in the formulation of decisions," Tillis said. "But I like being busy, I like the pace."

He said his corporate and business consulting work helped prepare him: "I know what I don't know."

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