Bev Perdue is the current Democratic Governor of North Carolina, elected in 2008. She has previously served in the North Carolina House of Representatives, in the North Carolina Senate, and as Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina.
“You have to have more ability from Congress, I think, to work together and to get over the partisan bickering and focus on fixing things. I think we ought to suspend, perhaps, elections for Congress for two years and just tell them we won’t hold it against them, whatever decisions they make, to just let them help this country recover. I really hope that someone can agree with me on that.”