Nelson Dollar

NC News
5:22 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

State Budget Negotiations Take Major Step Backward

The smiles were absent on Wednesday when House Senior Budget Chairman Nelson Dollar (left) and Senate Majority Leader Harry Brown (right) clashed over the state budget.

Lawmakers in Raleigh Wednesday took a major step in their budget negotiations.  A step backward.

If there was any sense of congeniality and cooperation at the state capitol it was not found in room 643, where House Senior Budget Chairman Nelson Dollar called to order select members of the House and Senate  to negotiate the now overdue state budget.

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Local News
8:58 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

NC House Considers Turning MeckLINK Over To An Authority

The state and Mecklenburg County are once again at odds over who should control hundreds of millions of dollars of Medicaid funds for mental health services.


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