Shows a leaderboard with green and red names illuminated, displaying the final vote for the state budget in the House of Representatives.

The final vote on the budget fell mostly along party lines in the House of Representatives with 70 votes for and 40 against. Five Democrats voted with Republicans to support the measure. Democratic Rep. Carla Cunningham (Charlotte) told NC Health News she could not see herself voting against a bill that would allow for Medicaid expansion to go into effect. Credit: Rose Hoban

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