Gubernatorial candidate Pat McCrory has been criticizing the administration of Governor Perdue and Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton, and claiming that McCrory, as Governor, will improve NC for businesses.  But it looks like NC has done just fine under the Democratic Governor in that arena.  Check out this article from the Triangle Business Journal: 

http://www.bizjournals.com/triangle/news/2012/11/01/nc-business-climate-ranks-as.html