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NC’s dwindling public investments – five charts that paint the picture
Posted By Clayton Henkel On July 17, 2012 @ 3:33 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
The Great Recession slowed down job growth in North Carolina but it didn’t slow down population growth.
A new chart series from the folks at the N.C. Budget & Tax Center  shows how large the gap has become when you examine the level of state funding allocated in the final FY12-13 budget in key areas like education and health care compared to the growing need in North Carolina. (Click on each chart to enlarge the image.)
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 N.C. Budget & Tax Center: http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=budget-and-tax
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