JLF budget expert notes N.C. government spending reached a record high in 2012

We’ve heard a lot during the primary election campaign — and we’ll hear more during the upcoming legislative session — about the impact of state budget cuts.

But Fergus Hodgson informs us in a new John Locke Foundation report that North Carolina state government spending reached a record level in this 2012 budget year, both on a per person basis and as a percentage of North Carolinians’ income.

Learn more here and by watching the video below.

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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