NC Attorney General Josh Stein, center, said he had to cut about 45 workers from his department due to budget cuts during a press conference held in his offices in Raleigh on Aug. 3, 2017. He is flanked by district attorneys and law enforcement agency representatives.
NC Attorney General Josh Stein, center, said he had to cut about 45 workers from his department due to budget cuts during a press conference held in his offices in Raleigh on Aug. 3, 2017. He is flanked by district attorneys and law enforcement agency representatives. Chris Seward N&O file photo
NC Attorney General Josh Stein, center, said he had to cut about 45 workers from his department due to budget cuts during a press conference held in his offices in Raleigh on Aug. 3, 2017. He is flanked by district attorneys and law enforcement agency representatives. Chris Seward N&O file photo

NC lawmakers want to prohibit AG Josh Stein from shifting work after surprise budget cut

October 04, 2017 09:21 PM