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NC millionaires get average $9,000 tax break; Cuts to AIDS drugs, kid dental health helps cover cost

Married couple making $1 million with two kids?  This family gets a minimum $12,000 tax cut [1] under NC tax cut bill signed by Governor McCrory today.  Millionaire?  Average $9,000 tax break [2]under the bill.  The state budget [3] debated today that Governor McCrory will sign tomorrow?  $8 million in cuts for the AIDS drug assistance program for low income people.  $850,000 cut to public dental health program in schools, 15 dental health positions eliminated.   Governor McCrory and the General Assembly have shown clearly where their priorities lay.  Shower generous benefits on the wealthy and cut health care for the young and the sick.  Immoral.