State Democratic Representatives Marvin Lucas, Diane Parfitt, Rick Glazier and Elmer Floyd introduced a bill to give $1 million to the Partnership for Defense Innovation. It’s a non-profit organization that is supposed to help businesses and inventors connect with the military for contracts. It is located in Fayetteville which is in the district the bill sponsors represent.
Representatives Lucas and Glazier also filed a bill to grant the North Carolina Congress of Parents and Teachers Incorporated $500,000. The money is for continuing the North Carolina PTA Parent Involvement/Dropout Prevention Initiative.