The State of Things
10:09 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Sales Tax For Education

North Carolina General Assembly
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News & Record reporter Kelly Poe

North Carolina counties are bracing themselves for statewide education cuts under consideration by the General Assembly. Guilford County schools stand to lose between $6 million and $21 million from the state. 

In an effort to mitigate the loss, the Guilford County Board of Commissioners is considering a referendum on increasing the sales tax rate. Host Frank Stasio talks with News & Record reporter Kelly Poe.


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