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New poll: Strong voter support for public schools and teachers; strong opposition to the legislature’s funding cuts

Posted By Rob Schofield On April 9, 2012 @ 2:53 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

[1]The latest NC Policy Watch Carolina Issues Poll [2] is out and, once again, the notion being spread by the Pope-Civitas/Real Distortions crowd [3] that North Carolinians have given up on public education is shown to be, in a word, “baloney.”

As today’s poll shows, people like their schools a lot; they’re just worried about them and think we need to invest more to make them work better. 

No wonder the distorters are launching their strange and silly billboard tour [4] tomorrow to go along with their gazillion dollar TV ad campaign [5] (and still refusing to say who is paying for the whole mess); they know the public is lining up against them and Tea Party Thom Tillis and are madly searching for a way out of the political hole they’ve dug.  

 

 


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[1] Image: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Carolina-Issues-Poll.jpg

[2] The latest NC Policy Watch Carolina Issues Poll: http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2012/04/09/carolina-issues-poll-april-2012/

[3] the notion being spread by the Pope-Civitas/Real Distortions crowd: http://www.chapelboro.com/Poll-NC-Voters-Unhappy-With-Public-Schools/12772606

[4] their strange and silly billboard tour: http://www.americansforprosperity.org/040512-nc-real-solutions-coming-town-near-you

[5] gazillion dollar TV ad campaign: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2012/04/05/surprise-woman-in-afppope-civitas-ads-is-tea-partier/

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