GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Be part of us for this episode of What the Politics?!, the place we catch again up with a earlier visitor, NC Home Rep. Brian Farkas. He talks about what’s been taking place within the recents months and weeks within the state legislature.
We focus on present laws being proposed and the why behind these payments. Farkas tells us what payments he’s drafting and at the moment exhibiting assist for. We additionally speak about party-line divides within the state and the way people are breaking down these partitions.
Farkas was raised in Pitt County and graduated from J.H. Rose Excessive Faculty. Following highschool commencement, he attended the College of North Carolina at Charlotte, the place he earned his Bachelors in Political Science and a minor in Economics. Farkas additionally acquired a Masters in Public Administration from UNC-Chapel Hill.
Farkas has served on many boards and commissions within the Pitt County space, from being vice-chair for the Metropolis of Greenville Public Transportation and Parking Fee to being the only-two time period president within the historical past of the Greenville Museum of Artwork. In 2019, Gov. Roy Cooper appointed Farkas to serve on the Disciplinary Listening to Fee of the North Carolina State Bar as a public member.
In November 2019, Farkas introduced his candidacy to serve Pitt County’s ninth District within the North Carolina Home of Representatives. Within the 2020 normal election, Farkas defeated Republican incumbent Perrin Jones for the seat. In consequence, the seat flipped again to Democratic management for the primary time since 2012.
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