Rep. William Brisson, a Democrat from Dublin, left, talks with Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Republican from Cary and house chief budget writer before a vote on the state budget bill in the House chambers Thursday, September 17, 2015 at the North Carolina State Legislative Building. Brisson was among the Democrats who voted in favor of the budget.
Rep. William Brisson, a Democrat from Dublin, left, talks with Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Republican from Cary and house chief budget writer before a vote on the state budget bill in the House chambers Thursday, September 17, 2015 at the North Carolina State Legislative Building. Brisson was among the Democrats who voted in favor of the budget. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com
Rep. William Brisson, a Democrat from Dublin, left, talks with Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Republican from Cary and house chief budget writer before a vote on the state budget bill in the House chambers Thursday, September 17, 2015 at the North Carolina State Legislative Building. Brisson was among the Democrats who voted in favor of the budget. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com