During a Monday June 19, press conference, N.C. Senate leader Phil Berger explains parts of compromise North Carolina state budget. A provision of the budget will phase out free health care insurance for retired state employees. The lost benefit may make it more difficult to attract and retain teachers.
During a Monday June 19, press conference, N.C. Senate leader Phil Berger explains parts of compromise North Carolina state budget. A provision of the budget will phase out free health care insurance for retired state employees. The lost benefit may make it more difficult to attract and retain teachers. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com
During a Monday June 19, press conference, N.C. Senate leader Phil Berger explains parts of compromise North Carolina state budget. A provision of the budget will phase out free health care insurance for retired state employees. The lost benefit may make it more difficult to attract and retain teachers. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com

A loss of retiree health care benefit could worsen NC’s teacher shortage

June 27, 2017 05:59 PM