From left, N.C. Secretary of Public Instruction Mark Johnson, Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest and Republican state Rep. Jason Saine are among North Carolina politicians who have received campaign contributions from charter school supporters.
From left, N.C. Secretary of Public Instruction Mark Johnson, Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest and Republican state Rep. Jason Saine are among North Carolina politicians who have received campaign contributions from charter school supporters. News & Observer file photos
From left, N.C. Secretary of Public Instruction Mark Johnson, Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest and Republican state Rep. Jason Saine are among North Carolina politicians who have received campaign contributions from charter school supporters. News & Observer file photos

Big money equals big influence in schools

October 16, 2017 01:23 PM