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State Government Shutdown

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Minn. Shutdown Costs Put At Nearly $60M

Minnesota budget officials said Tuesday that a 20-day government shutdown in July cost the state nearly $60 million but saved it about $65 million in salaries that weren’t paid to state employees.

11/22/2011

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State Report To Tally Price Of Minn. Shutdown

Was Minnesota’s 20-day government shutdown a money saver or budget drain?

11/21/2011

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Minnesota Lawmakers Talk Shutdown On WCCO

Minnesota Lawmkers Scott Dibble, Betty McCollum and Geoff Michel stopped by WCCO 4 News Sunday Morning to talk with Esme Murphy about various aspects of the state government shutdown, which is in its record 10th day.

07/10/2011