A local schoolteacher forwarded the following letter today describing her eminently reasonable budget-balancing proposal:
Dear Governor McCrory and members of the General Assembly,
North Carolina must have a balanced budget, and I propose that all state employees, including those in the governor’s office, take drastic measures. The average NC state employee is now paid $41,926. Governor McCrory earns $141,265 per annum. Members of the governor’s cabinet, thanks to an 8.5% pay raise this year, earn $128,000 per year or more.
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