N.C. governor

Election 2012
9:28 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Dalton, McCrory Meet In First Gov's Debate

Gubernatorial candidates Walter Dalton (left) and Pat McCrory

The two leading candidates for North Carolina governor met in their first televised debate Wednesday night.  They touched on health care, education, energy and - of course - the need for more jobs.

"The first thing we need is change the culture of government and attitude to make sure our state government treats small businesses and all business as a customer - not an adversary," says Republican former Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory.

McCrory outlined his jobs plan for the state, which includes getting rid of regulations that hinder growth and reforming tax system.

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