I-Team examines NCGOP statements on teacher pay

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) -- Republican lawmakers are appealing to the thousands of teachers planning to march in Raleigh.

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Now the I-Team is fact-checking the GOP's claims on education spending.

Police at the General Assembly are expecting a capacity crowd and thousands outside as the legislature is back in session.

The I-Team is highlighting new information about teacher demographics and why the state's average salary needs a closer look

Watch the video above for a full look.

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