Expected revenue won’t cover costs of state budget – Fayetteville Observer

Since summer 2009, North Carolinians have felt the state’s fiscal crisis through increased sales and income taxes.

Those new sales and income taxes will come off the books in 2011 – unless the governor and newly elected Republican leadership at the state capital break their recent promises – but residents may continue to feel the crisis when they take their children to school, enroll in college, visit the emergency room, pay a traffic ticket, call the police or otherwise go about their lives.

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