Myrick votes for Defense bill

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) today voted in favor of the 2010 Department of Defense Appropriations Act. The bill appropriates FY 2010 funds for the Department of Defense. The House version of the Defense Appropriations bill passed in July with Rep. Myrick’s support.

“The first priority of the United States government is to ensure national security,” Rep. Myrick said. “This bill adequately funds our military and ensures that our troops have the resources and equipment to defend our citizens”.

The FY 2010 bill includes increased funding for military compensation and military health care programs, as well as sufficient funding for the purchase of vital military equipment.

The FY 2010 Department of Defense Appropriations Bill passed by a vote of 395-34.


Indy Principal Bosco speaks to Chamber

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Independence Principal Mark Bosco spoke to the Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce’s Business Luncheon today at Jimmie’s. Read about what Bosco told Mint Hill business leaders in next Thursday’s Mint Hill Times.[nggallery id=107]