Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House have backed big tax cuts that favor the wealthy and corporations to spur the economy, but it hasn’t worked, says Alexandra Sirota of the NC Budget and Tax Center. Now, she says, the state is short on the revenue it needs to invest in ways that really would strengthen the economy.
Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House have backed big tax cuts that favor the wealthy and corporations to spur the economy, but it hasn’t worked, says Alexandra Sirota of the NC Budget and Tax Center. Now, she says, the state is short on the revenue it needs to invest in ways that really would strengthen the economy. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Sen. Phil Berger (R), President Pro Tempore of the N.C. Senate, left, and Rep. Tim Moore (R), Speaker of the House have backed big tax cuts that favor the wealthy and corporations to spur the economy, but it hasn’t worked, says Alexandra Sirota of the NC Budget and Tax Center. Now, she says, the state is short on the revenue it needs to invest in ways that really would strengthen the economy. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

NC tax cuts have failed to grow economy

October 25, 2016 06:32 PM

UPDATED October 26, 2016 01:14 AM

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