Take a close look at your homeowner and auto insurance policies — the cost may be going up. Minnesota lawmakers are considering a bill to add a $5 surcharge on every policy in the state.
Minnesota House Democrats are hoping to ease uncertainty created by a call to cut $150 million from state health and social service budgets by vowing increased payments to nursing homes and similar caregivers.
As Gov. Mark Dayton hit the road Wednesday to sell his budget proposal, Senate Democrats offered the framework of a plan that would spend more than the governor recommended for all-day kindergarten programs and would substitute state money for some locally approved education levies.
Minnesota House Democrats are seeking to impose a tax surcharge on the top 1 percent of earners to pay down the state’s $800 million debt to schools.
Gov. Mark Dayton is asking Minnesota’s wealthiest citizens to pay more than a billion dollars in new income taxes in order to boost state funding for schools and colleges by nearly $640 million.
Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday set up the clear-cut tax debate his aides say he’s always craved, demanding that Minnesota’s best-off residents pay higher income taxes to boost spending on education and other services.
Gov. Mark Dayton told hundreds of state business leaders on Wednesday he’s not backing down from a plan to raise taxes on high income Minnesotans.
Upgrades for regional civic centers, construction at the Minneapolis Veterans Home and another phase of the Capitol renovation will all be part of a borrow-to-build package Gov. Mark Dayton intends to release next week.
Minnesota retailers are hoping Gov. Mark Dayton will reconsider the part of his budget plan that would tax some pieces of clothing.
After weeks of widespread criticism, Governor Mark Dayton abandoned a controversial sales tax plan that included a new tax on business services.
The University of Minnesota will bring a bright, but not perfect, picture of its management structure to the Capitol next week.
After taking a lot of heat from the business community, Gov. Mark Dayton is dropping one of his sales tax proposals.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton hasn’t decided whether to keep a proposed sales tax expansion intact but says he expects to announce a revised budget early next week.
Minnesota’s budget chief said Monday he will likely wait until summer before deciding whether to activate so-called blink-on revenue options for the new Vikings football stadium.
Minnesota lawmakers are hearing from the public on Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposals to overhaul the state’s tax code.