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The Senate budget summed up in one vote

Posted By Rob Schofield On June 14, 2012 @ 7:25 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

If you want to get the gist of what the new version of the state budget as advanced by the NC Senate is about, check out this story by Lynn Bonner in Raleigh’s News & Observer [1].

In one fell swoop, GOP leaders voted to say “yes” to preserving a tax break for profitable businesses that they slipped into the budget while no one was watching last session and “no” to compensating victims of the state’s horrific, mid-20th Century eugenics program.

Thanks for making things so clear, Senators!

 


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[1] this story by Lynn Bonner in Raleigh’s News & Observer: http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/06/13/2135344/gop-maneuvers-to-avoid-vote-on.html

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