In his commentary “Perdue’s inconsistent compassion,” Chris Fitzsimon commends Gov. Perdue for her position on several issues but wishes she’d stand up to special interests more often than she does.
A new brief released by the NC Budget & Tax Center finds that per capita spending by the state is at a thirteen year low. What does that mean in the longer term? Read the report edited by Elaine Mejia entitled “Down in the Valley: General Fund Appropriations Per Person Lowest in 13 Years.“