The Progressive Pulse – A promise of more cuts, and a pledge of restoration

Senate Majority Leader Martin Nesbitt (D-Buncombe) says even with additional federal support, the public should expect more difficult cuts as North Carolina adjusts to a jobless recovery.

Nesbitt, who appears on “News & Views” this weekend, says despite the protracted recession he is determined to restore some of the funding to the mental health system that was slashed in the final days of last year’s budget battle.

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