Imagine the nasty notes you’d receive if you were four weeks late on your rent or mortgage.
If a pregnancy went four weeks long doctors would induce labor.
But if you’re a lawmaker, or a whole group of them in Raleigh, and your budget is four weeks late as of today, well…
So what is taking the pressure off lawmakers to get a budget deal done?
Unless you’ve spent your summer on a desert island with a volleyball named Wilson you know the issues holding up the budget are teacher pay, teaching assistants and Medicaid payments.