A local legislator is urging his colleagues to sign a letter asking Congress to repeal pending budget cuts and find a better way to reduce the federal deficit.
State Sen. Don Davis, D-Wayne, and Rep. Rick Glazier, D-Cumberland, are sponsoring the letter with the support of the North Carolina Justice Center, a research and advocacy organization focused on economic, social and political justice.
The plan is to send the letter to the state’s congressional delegation early next week, prior to the sequestration beginning on March 1.
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