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Erica Smith on Budget & Economy

 

 


Targeted investments to revitalize rural economies

The last three decades have placed the rural regions of our country in economic distress. I support targeted and strategic investments in water and sewer infrastructure, broadband, agriculture innovation, biofuels, clean energy options of wind, solar, and our highway system in order to revitalize rural economies. In closing the rural-urban divide through these re-investments--we will be able to create jobs while stabilizing underserved communities and strengthen our economy.
Source: 2020 North Carolina Senate website EricaForUS.org , Feb 7, 2020

Tax cuts, fiscal policy should prioritize job creation

Our economic policies, tax and spend planning and regulations should be constructed in a manner that provides businesses with certainty and incentives, and consumers with confidence and more income. Tax cuts, government spending and fiscal policy should build the middle class and benefit more than the wealthy. I favor conservative fiscal principles and believe that retooling our formulas for business incentives should prioritize job creation.
Source: 2020 North Carolina Senate website EricaForUS.org , Feb 7, 2020

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