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Sec. Cansler: Governor has done a great job protecting core services (video)

This weekend on News & Views, Health and Human Services Secretary Lanier Cansler discusses Gov. Bev Perdue’s recommended budget.

While Cansler acknowledges there were many difficult choices made to resolve a $2.4 billion shortfall, he notes there were some bright spots in the budget proposal, particularly for mental health services.

For a preview of the Secretary’s radio interview with Chris Fitzsimon, please click below:

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  2. Carolina Cannabis Coalition

    February 18, 2011 at 3:09 pm

    isnt Mr. Cansler’s wife a registered lobbyist for the foreign alcohol conglomerate InBev?

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