Click here to read the latest budget proposals. Look under "News and Information" for a list of links related to the 2009 budget.
Topping the list of new items is a list of "budget conferees" who will iron out differences between the House and Senate spending plans.
Sen. Charlie Dannelly and Rep. Martha Alexander, both Mecklenburg Democrats, are among the co-chairs. Click on the links to email them.
Perdue is traveling the state, rallying educators and their supporters in support of raising taxes to protect classrooms. Judging by comments posted on the Observer's report on Perdue's Charlotte visit, people who support her and those who oppose a tax hike feel strongly about the matter.
- Ann Doss Helms