Sen. Tom Apodaca, left, confers with Sen. Harry Brown, center, and Sen. Kathy Harrington as the state Senate worked on its budget last week. The budget calls for ending healthcare benefits for future state retirees.
Sen. Tom Apodaca, left, confers with Sen. Harry Brown, center, and Sen. Kathy Harrington as the state Senate worked on its budget last week. The budget calls for ending healthcare benefits for future state retirees. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Sen. Tom Apodaca, left, confers with Sen. Harry Brown, center, and Sen. Kathy Harrington as the state Senate worked on its budget last week. The budget calls for ending healthcare benefits for future state retirees. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

Future NC employees would not receive retirement health care under Senate budget

June 24, 2015 8:00 PM