Celebrating HB 630 with Jimmy Wayne

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It was a pleasure meeting so many people at the NC-INPAC Event last week. … [Read more...]

Girl Scout Trip

Had a great time in Switzerland chaperoning a Girl Scout Troop from NC. Great fun. Great hikes!   … [Read more...]

Family and Child Protection and Accountability Act

“Children deserve a family, not a system,” Barringer said. “And the system we have is failing our children.” Read more about my bill here. … [Read more...]

Methodist Home for Children Gala

We had a wonderful time at the Methodist Home for Children Gala this weekend. This is an organization I believe deeply in, and it is honor to continue to support it. I loved meeting the Keynote Speakers, Jerricho and Mercedes Cotchery. Jerricho ended his 12th NFL Season in last year's Super Bowl for the Carolina Panthers. He and his wife, both NCSU alumni, spoke passionately about their five … [Read more...]

North Carolina Police Benevolent Association Endorsement

I am honored and thrilled by the PBA endorsement and all the support I have received from their organization!  It is my goal as a Senator to make sure we are doing everything we reasonably can to protect and support all our law enforcement officers. I will continue to work diligently to ensure they receive the financial and legal resources necessary to effectively protect and serve all of our … [Read more...]

Fostering Success Bill

I was honored to work with Jimmy Wayne on my Fostering Success Bill and grateful for his support. … [Read more...]

US Supreme Court appearance with UNC Law students last November

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Senator Barringer has earned the support of several important business and trade organizations for her work in the North Carolina Senate. Senator Barringer's 2014 Endorsements: State Employees Association of North Carolina, EM PAC NC Chamber of Commerce National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)/North Carolina SAFE (Save America’s Fee Enterprise) Benevolent Order of the … [Read more...]

Tamara Barringer to run for Stevens seat

Tamara Barringer, a Cary attorney  and a Republican, announced Friday she will seek to fill the state Senate seat that will become vacant when Richard Stevens retires. Barringer, a long-time friend of Stevens and an adjunct business law and ethics professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, coordinated her email announcement with Stevens' announcement. “I hope you will … [Read more...]