Governor-elect Perdue's first-round picks are no surprise: Down-east political veteran Norris Tolson; her campaign manager Zach Ambrose; and Don Hobart, her top staffer. They'll lead her transition team. Text of the press release is below.
John Turner started the Veterans Leadership Council of North Carolina-Cares after he left the military. VLC-NC-Cares' goal is to create a new therapeutic residential center for homeless vets in Butner.