A recent poll conducted by SurveyUSA on behalf of WRAL showed commanding support for Governor Roy Cooper’s positions on key issues facing the state. 

When asked whether increased school funding or further tax cuts for businesses, 71% of those polled supported school funding.

The survey even found that more than 60% of Republicans and a majority of self-described conservatives prioritized school funding over slashing taxes for businesses.

Read the full survey results here.