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N.C. lawmakers approve disaster relief, consider new ‘rainy day’ safeguards

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From Carolina Journal Radio Program No. 710: North Carolina lawmakers returned to Raleigh in December to address Gov. Pat McCrory’s $200 million disaster relief plan linked to Hurricane Matthew and western N.C. wildfires. The special session also generated concerns from left-of-center critics about other items the legislatures might address. Becki Gray, the John Locke Foundation’s senior vice president, analyzes the flurry of activity surrounding the state Legislative Building.