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Make that three: House budget eliminates public funding for judicial campaigns

Posted By Sharon McCloskey On June 7, 2013 @ 2:40 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Despite overwhelming support [1] for the program from judges, voters and former governors, Republicans in the House have stepped in line with the Governor and their colleagues in the Senate and proposed in their budget [2], released today (at page 12), to eliminate public funding for judicial campaigns.  [3]

Someone is really holding their feet to the fire on this one.

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[1] overwhelming support: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/05/23/whos-listening-on-the-public-campaign-funding-issue/

[2] budget: http://www.ncleg.net/documentsites/Committees/HouseAppropriationsGenGov/2013%20Session/06-07-13/HouseGenGovProvisionPackage6_06_2013.pdf

[3] eliminate public funding for judicial campaigns. : http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2013/04/25/gavel-set-to-fall-on-public-funding-for-judicial-elections/

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