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For months, State Representative Bill Mitchell has preached compromise when it comes to agreeing to a state budget.

Yesterday, the Forsyth Republican called the Governor's call for compromise the most important part of his speech.

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Rep. Mitchell has prepared legislation to do just that. If the legislature doesn't pass a budget, they don't get paid and if they pass a budget that is deemed unbalanced by the Auditor General, they also won't get paid until it is balanced.

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