Got something to say about the state budget that's in the works? Here's your chance.
The North Carolina House of Representatives Appropriations Committee is holding a budget public hearing Tuesday from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. The actual hearing takes place in Raleigh, but officials are setting up live video sites across the state.
In Eastern Carolina, Martin Community College, Pamlico Community College, and Johnston Community College will host the hearing. You can make your comments at these live video sites.
For more details about the locations and a link to watch the hearing online, click here.
The House will have to assemble a spending plan while the state faces its worst economic situation in a generation. Lawmakers must close a $3 billion budget gap for the fiscal year starting July 1. The Senate approved a $20 billion plan three weeks ago.