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Since 1989, when the legislature placed many of the lieutenant governor's powers in the hands of the Senate's president pro tem, that office has dramatically increased in perks and power.
Philip Berger, President Pro Tempore of the North Carolina Senate, is BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA magazine's Mover and Shaker of the Year for shifting the course of the state in a new direction.
Marc Basnight is the Senate's pro tempore for the last ten years and has successfully gotten the Senate and House to work together on a number of bills and important issues. Locals wonder if he will seek an office as governor.