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Budget expert: Senate underfunds higher education needs as state continues to grow (video)

If you missed it over the weekend, be sure to check out our interview with Budget & Tax Center analyst Cedric Johnson as he outlines the shortcomings of the state Senate’s budget plan. Johnson sat down with NC Policy Watch’s Chris Fitzsimon to discuss where the funding comes up short as the state House works to finalize its version of the state budget.

Below Johnson discusses how the Senate underfunds the UNC system in its spending plan.  The full podcast of the interview is available here [1].

Click below for more from our radio interview with Cedric Johnson.

http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/News-and-Views-for-5-14-2017_SEGMENT-ONE.mp3 [2]