U.S. Secretary Of Education Praises MN Early Learning ProgramsThe U.S. Secretary of Education today praised Minnesota's new early learning programs and made a pitch to take them nationwide. Secretary Arne Duncan visited a suburban pre-school Tuesday morning, and later held a town hall meeting, calling early education "the best investment" a state can make.
Minn. Senate OKs Cuts To Health, Welfare ProgramsA budget bill that would slice into projected spending on health care and social services programs has cleared the Minnesota Senate.
Lawmakers Aim To Repeal Changes To Green AcresSome legislators say it's time to start over in reforming a program that holds down property taxes in rural Minnesota.
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