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The untold story of Governor McCrory’s budget proposal
Posted By Tazra Mitchell On April 4, 2013 @ 11:26 am In Falling Behind in NC,NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled
Governor McCrory’s budget proposal, while representing a small step toward overall reinvestment, fails to fully support crucial public investments and North Carolina’s most vulnerable residents, according to a new report  from the Budget & Tax Center. The Center also released a companion factsheet  that highlights the report’s analysis of five important issues that remain part of the untold story on the proposal. The five points are summarized below.
The Center’s analysis shows that even as the economy recovers and revenue collections rebound slightly, the governor’s proposal ignores the reality of growing community needs and continues to underinvest in public structures that are critical to the state’s fiscal health.
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URL to article: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/04/04/the-untold-story-of-governor-mccrorys-budget-proposal/
URLs in this post:
 new report: http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=budget-and-tax/btc-reports-governors-fy2013-15-budget-proposal
 companion factsheet: http://www.ncjustice.org/sites/default/files/BTC_The%20Untold%20Story%20of%20Governor%20McCrory%27s%20Budget%20Proposal_Final%20%282%29.pdf
 Overview of the House budget proposal, with an eye to the impact on low-income North Carolinians: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/10/overview-of-the-house-budget-proposal-with-an-eye-to-the-impact-on-low-income-north-carolinians/
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