Minn. Schools Receiving Aid Catch-Up PaymentsMinnesota schools are receiving catch-up payments from the state, which had been partially delaying allowances to ease prior budget shortfalls. A memo from the Minnesota Management and Budget agency says schools are back on their regular payment schedules as of Tuesday.
Minn. Schools To Get $636M In State Back Pay About $636 million in back pay from state government is coming to Minnesota public schools.
On School IOUs, Dayton Says Waiting Is Fine By HimGov. Mark Dayton is willing to wait rather than take action to quickly deliver $800 million in back pay to Minnesota schools.
State IOUs To Schools Nag At Minn. Lawmakers Minnesota lawmakers discussing state IOUs to public schools are hearing from education groups that the catch-up payments shouldn't be the priority.
1st Minn. House Bills On School IOUs, Property Tax The first batch of bills in the Minnesota House will attempt to whittle away at state IOUs to schools, give more property taxpayers rebates, install a health care insurance exchange and prop up investment grant programs.