What Matters for Wednesday, December 7, 2016

On today’s show mark brings on Mark Vitner, a securities economist with Wells Fargo, to discuss the latest national jobs report, the likelihood of the FED raising rates this month, and a year-end sense of where he sees North Carolina economically. Next up is Anna Beavon Gravely, state director of Generation Opportunity NC, to talk about their work on college campuses bringing awareness to students about Social Security, their financial literacy programs for college students and her thoughts on the election, what messages resonated with young people, college students and millennials. Closing out the show is Marty Kotis, a member of the UNC Board of Governors and developer in the Triad, who came on to talk about what it has been like for the UNC Board of Governors, and what priorities the BOG will have in 2017.