Kirk deViere fundraising email fact check

In his latest fundraising email, State Sen. Kirk deViere claims that “our teachers have gone years without a meaningful pay raise.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

While we can dispute the meaning of the word “meaningful,” I would say that the pay increases passed by the Republican-led General Assembly were, indeed, meaningful.  From the Fiscal Research Division of the N.C. General Assembly:

 

 

 

 

Terry Stoops / Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies

Terry Stoops is the Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies at the John Locke Foundation. Before joining the Locke Foundation, he worked as the progra...

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