Category Archives: Gov. Pat McCrory
The upcoming legislative session will begin the state’s biennial, or two year, budget cycle. Each biennium begins in an odd-numbered year and also ends in an odd-numbered year. For example, the 2015-17 biennium covers the period from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2017, and includes fiscal years 2015-16 and 2016-17. Even though the newContinue Reading
The N.C. General Assembly’s Fiscal Research Division (FRD) recently revised their history of teacher and state employee salary increases through 2015. Below is the relevant information from that publication, but keep in mind that this only includes state-mandated raises. Individual districts may provide an additional supplement or bonus at their discretion.
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory gets the highest grade, and one of only four As, in the libertarian Cato Institute’s new Fiscal Policy Report Card on America’s Governors 2014. Download the PDF here. McCrory and Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, a fellow Republican, get matching scores in the Cato report. Other A grades go to PaulContinue Reading