Art Pope, Gov. Pat McCrory's chief budget writer, takes questions from reporters. McCrory proposed a $20.6 billion state budget at the State Capitol Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
Art Pope, Gov. Pat McCrory's chief budget writer, takes questions from reporters. McCrory proposed a $20.6 billion state budget at the State Capitol Wednesday, March 20, 2013. tiwabu@newsobserver.com
Art Pope, Gov. Pat McCrory's chief budget writer, takes questions from reporters. McCrory proposed a $20.6 billion state budget at the State Capitol Wednesday, March 20, 2013. tiwabu@newsobserver.com
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