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Budget, Taxation & Economy

N.C. House Budget Would Increase K-12 Spending, Raise Teacher Pay, and Expand School Choice

Last Wednesday, North Carolina House leadership released a biennial budget proposal that over the next two years would, among other things, increase spending on public schools, raise average teacher pay…


Cooper’s “Opportunity” Budget Finds Billions for Teachers and Staff; Little to Nothing for Families who Want an Educational Option.

Governor Cooper released his budget recommendations earlier today (you can find it here). The spending is ambitious and, in some cases, eye-popping. The budget is largely a political document. Politicians…