Some State Employees May Be Out of Work
Posted June 25, 1996
RALEIGH — June 26, 1996 - 5:57 p.m. EDT
Nearly 1,000 state employees could be without jobs Monday.
That's the word from the state budget officer who announced Wednesday that payroll money to cover up to 600 employees will run out Sunday. An additional 400 employees of non-profit agencies paid with state funds could also be idled.
The state was left in a bind last week when lawmakers adjourned without revising the state budget