Gov. Pat McCrory delivers his 2015 State of the State address as House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger, far right, look on. GOP leaders have claimed funding increases by using the extremely reduced Great Recession state budgets as a base.
Gov. Pat McCrory delivers his 2015 State of the State address as House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger, far right, look on. GOP leaders have claimed funding increases by using the extremely reduced Great Recession state budgets as a base. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com
Gov. Pat McCrory delivers his 2015 State of the State address as House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger, far right, look on. GOP leaders have claimed funding increases by using the extremely reduced Great Recession state budgets as a base. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com