Governor McCrory Signs Budget Providing Teacher Pay Increases

From Governor’s press release:

“Monroe, N.C.

Average teacher pay in North Carolina will be more than $50,000 for the first time in state history under North Carolina’s newest budget signed today by Governor Pat McCrory. The governor signed the $22.3 billion state budget today surrounded by teachers, local elected officials and legislators at Shiloh Elementary School in Union County. The budget makes key investments to strengthen education, provide tax relief for middle class families, make college more affordable and improve the health of our communities and bolster the state’s savings reserves.”

Read More: http://governor.nc.gov/press-release/governor-mccrory-signs-budget-providing-monumental-teacher-pay-increases-and-tax