House Taxes Committee
Minnesota House Democrats this week voted to raise the excise tax on beer, claiming it will raise the price only 7 cents a bottle.
More Minnesota lawmakers are stepping forward with bills to tinker with financing of the new Vikings stadium.
A leading House Democrat proposed Monday afternoon to add the state sales tax to team jerseys and other pro sports merchandise to help cover the state’s share of the new Vikings stadium.
The bill to assist the Mayo Clinic in a major expansion is back before a Minnesota House committee where it hit turbulence last month.
Minnesota lawmakers are hearing from the public on Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposals to overhaul the state’s tax code.
A bill paving the way for a significant expansion of Rochester’s Mayo Clinic has picked up more accountability features as it steams ahead.
An influential Minnesota House Democrat is proposing a substantial increase in the state’s cigarette tax.
Lawmakers’ fight over taxes and spending spilled out during a contentious committee hearing Wednesday that demonstrated the wide divide between Republicans and Democrats working to plug a $5 billion deficit in Minnesota’s state budget.