It is absurd to think that RC would have made a difference in bringing Continental Tire to Brunswick County. He chaired the commerce committe while in office and all he could bring to Columbus County was a Prison.
Don't blame the Repulicans for not landing Continental Tire. Fault lies with Commerce, their liaison in Germany, the Govenor, NC Southeast, The EDC Direrctor in Brunswick County and many others in the NC economic development aparatus. THEY FAILED US.
Just for fun, take a look @ SC Govenor Haileys agenda while she was in Europe for the Paris Air Show. She took a side trip to Munich Germany to sew to seeds for MAJOR industrial projects. Bet you a dollar she met with the CEO of Continental Tire while she was in Germany. And we now know the rest of the story.
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