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Hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans will get more money in their pockets thanks to tax cuts beginning July 1, costing the state treasury about $650 million over the next two years.
If his union hall speech is any indication, Perez seems to have decided Democrats need a positive message.
Legal fight between Dayton, GOP leaders headed to court but they agreed on 90-day funding.
Tom Perez was joined by U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison during a rally at a South St. Paul union hall.
Rep. Paul Thissen joined a crowded DFL field of gubernatorial candidates last week, and during an interview he explained his campaign themes: economic security and…
It was tucked inside a new state law that distributes $378 million in taxpayer dollars to create jobs and spur economic development.
The DFL field in the race to replace Gov. Mark Dayton continues to grow.
Mark Dayton, a second-term DFL governor not running for re-election, largely sealed his ambitious budget legacy in May when he signed his final two-year budget.
It's unclear if average Minnesotans know or care, but the Legislature's operating funds will be cut off in just a few weeks, leaving it to survive on reserves while pay and benefits for lawmakers and staffers hang in the balance.
A conservative group on Monday sued to ensure continued paychecks for state lawmakers who are trapped in a fight with Gov. Mark Dayton over the…