Lexi Arthur

Director of Government Affairs & Outreach

Posts by Lexi Arthur

  • Interim Committee Notes: House Select Committee on North Carolina River Quality

    The House Select Committee on North Carolina River Quality met on the morning of January 4th, 2018. If you missed it, here is a quick overview: The proposed draft discussed during this committee (link is below) must be able to get passed by the Senate and House during the January…
    Lexi Arthur, January 4, 2018
  • Interim Committee Notes: Joint Legislative Task Force on Education Finance Reform

    The Joint Legislative Task Force on Education Finance Reform met on Wednesday, November 15. As a reminder (also noted in the committee’s first meeting notes), the task force is charged to study various weighted student formula funding models and develop a new funding model for the elementary and secondary public…
    Lexi Arthur, November 15, 2017
  • Interim Committee Notes: Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Services

    The Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Services met on November 14, 2017. The notes below highlight some of the meeting’s most important developments: Committee Members: Click Here Committee Meeting Documents: Click Here Senator Pate, Presiding Co-chair   Comments from Mandy Cohen, MD, Secretary Department of Health…
    Lexi Arthur, November 15, 2017
  • Interim Committee Notes: Joint Legislative Economic Development and Global Engagement Oversight Committee (EDGE)

    The EDGE Committee met on Thursday, November 2nd. The purpose of this committee is to “examine, on a continuing basis, economic development and global engagement issues and strategies in North Carolina in order to make ongoing recommendations to the General Assembly on ways to promote cost-effective economic development initiatives, economic…
    Lexi Arthur, November 3, 2017
  • Interim Committee Notes: Joint Task Force on Education Finance Reform

    A new Joint Task Force on Education Finance Reform met for the first time on Wednesday, November 1st. It’s charged to study various weighted student formula funding models and develop a new funding model for the elementary and secondary public schools of North Carolina based on a weighted student formula.
    Lexi Arthur, November 2, 2017
  • Notes: Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Medicaid and NC Health Choice

    I attended the Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Medicaid and NC Health Choice yesterday afternoon (10/10/17). Below are notes that I took that highlight the meeting’s discussion: Link to Presentations Secretary Cohen – Remarks Proposed Managed Care Program Design 80-page high-level document Need to build a unique NC program Change…
    Lexi Arthur, October 11, 2017
  • Notes: Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Services

    The Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Services met yesterday morning (10/10/17). The following notes highlight some of the meeting’s most important developments: Link: All Handouts Secretary Mandy Cohen-Spoke about opioid epidemic, prescription drugs, meth, etc. Lisa Wilkes (Legislative Drafting Division): Authorizing Legislation Committee -22 members, 11…
    Lexi Arthur, October 11, 2017