From left, Republican NC Senator Harry Brown and Republican NC House member Phil Shepard talked on the floor of the NC Senate Wednesday afternoon, September 16, 2015 shortly before the Senate vote on HB97 NC House/Senate budget compromise bill. The vote was 37 ayes to 13 nays to pass HB97. The NC House and Governor are the next steps for the compromise budget bill. Brown rose to speak first during the short session urging passage of HB 97.
From left, Republican NC Senator Harry Brown and Republican NC House member Phil Shepard talked on the floor of the NC Senate Wednesday afternoon, September 16, 2015 shortly before the Senate vote on HB97 NC House/Senate budget compromise bill. The vote was 37 ayes to 13 nays to pass HB97. The NC House and Governor are the next steps for the compromise budget bill. Brown rose to speak first during the short session urging passage of HB 97. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
From left, Republican NC Senator Harry Brown and Republican NC House member Phil Shepard talked on the floor of the NC Senate Wednesday afternoon, September 16, 2015 shortly before the Senate vote on HB97 NC House/Senate budget compromise bill. The vote was 37 ayes to 13 nays to pass HB97. The NC House and Governor are the next steps for the compromise budget bill. Brown rose to speak first during the short session urging passage of HB 97. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com