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Alpha News Interview: Rep. Jeremy Munson Wants Minnesota To Use the...

Even before the Federal Government was considering sending taxpayers a check to help with the Coronavirus pandemic, a Minnesota State Representative had a similar...

Minnesota Senator Suggests Using Budget Surplus to Give Rebates to Taxpayers

A Republican state senator recently suggested using Minnesota’s estimated budget surplus of $1.3 billion to give a rebate “directly to taxpayers.” State Sen. John Jasinski...

Funding for arts agencies in Minnesota to reach $40.7 million in...

Legislative appropriations for Minnesota arts agencies are projected to reach $40.7 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $7.26 per capita in the...

St. Paul Aims To Increase Property Tax But Is Cutting Police.

Today, the St. Paul City Council will likely approve its 2020 budget for a 6% increase in tax levies. This includes a $9 million...

Minnesota’s $1.6 billion budget surplus, and why it matters to you

Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) has just announced that the state has a projected $1.6 billion budget surplus for the upcoming 2020 fiscal year....

Minnesota Budget Deal: No Gas Tax, Small Income Tax Cut, Increase...

Minnesota will avoid a Government shut down. The large budget deal will need a special session but Senate Republican Majority Leader Paul...

New Minnesota Democrat Budget Will Cost An Average Family $300 More...

Since his election, Governor Walz has promised to increase the gas tax in Minnesota. Walz delivered on that promise in his just-released budget proposal....

Met Council Under Fire for $237 Million Budget Discrepancy

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Metropolitan Council has come under fire for budget “inconsistencies” after an audit reveals a $237 million budget discrepancy. A report...

Hodges Appears in Court

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges has landed in hot water after being sued for violating the city charter. As reported by Alpha News...