NCGOP http://wunc.org en NC State Budget Update http://wunc.org/post/nc-state-budget-update <p><font color="black" face="Tahoma" size="2"><span dir="ltr" style="font-size: 10pt"><font size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt">&nbsp;</span></font></span></font></p><p><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Tahoma; line-height: 1.5;">North Carolina House leadership has proposed a $21.1 billion budget. The plan gives teachers a five percent pay raise and does not require educators to give up career status. The Senate plan offers a larger raise but eliminates career status. The House and Senate plans also differ on Medicaid management. Host Frank </span>Stasio<span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Tahoma; line-height: 1.5;"> talks with </span>WUNC<span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Tahoma; line-height: 1.5;"> Capitol Bureau chief Jessica Jones about the budget proposals.</span></p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:14:12 +0000 Laura Lee & Frank Stasio 37076 at http://wunc.org NC State Budget Update GOP Faithful Rally To Back NC's Direction http://wunc.org/post/gop-faithful-rally-back-ncs-direction <p></p><p>RALEIGH, N.C. - About 200 supporters expressed their appreciation for North Carolina Republicans efforts to cut taxes, require identification before voting and make getting abortions more difficult. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 11:29:13 +0000 Associated Press 19105 at http://wunc.org GOP Faithful Rally To Back NC's Direction