NC budget agreement raises salaries, delays tax cuts

NC budget agreement raises salaries, delays tax cuts

Republicans at the North Carolina General Assembly announced Monday a two-year state budget deal that gives raises to teachers, state employees and retirees next year but puts off income tax breaks until 2019.

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