Budget Forecast: Minnesota Has A $1.5 Billion SurplusThe forecast released Thursday by Minnesota Management and Budget sets the stage for the debate over taxes and spending in the 2019 legislative session. The surplus gives Gov.-elect Tim Walz and the Legislature more room for new spending initiatives, tax cuts or some combination of both.
How Much Do You Think You Need To Spend On A Good Date?Singles today spend an average of $102.32 on a single date, which might include dinner, a bottle of wine and two movie tickets.
Mayor Frey Promotes Affordable Housing, Improved Police Relations In Budget AddressFrey says he hopes his plan will "lay a strong foundation for a stronger city."
Dayton Calls For $138M To Address School Budget ShortfallsGovernor Mark Dayton is turning up the heat on state Minnesota lawmakers to pass emergency funding for Minnesota schools.
Gov. Dayton's Budget Cues Up Tax Fight With GOPGov. Mark Dayton wants to undo some GOP-backed tax breaks passed last year and give some money back to Minnesota families.
Surplus Or Deficit? Minnesota Lawmakers Will Soon LearnMinnesota lawmakers are about to learn how much of a budget surplus they'll have this year or if they'll need to solve a deficit.
Take Hidden Costs Into Account When Budgeting For Your BusinessA budget is one of the most powerful financial management tools you can use to meet unplanned expenses, track revenues and monitor spending.
House, Senate Aim For Swift Approval Of Vetoed FundsLawmakers were set to vote later Thursday on the House and Senate's nearly $130 million operating budget.
US Gov't Makes Significant Cuts In UN BudgetThe U.S. government says it has negotiated a significant cut in the United Nations budget.
Congress' Tax Plans Make Minnesota's Financial Future UncertainMinnesota officials will soon get an update of the state's financial standing, but Congress's ongoing push to slash taxes means that estimate will provide few answers.
GOP Sen. Leader Warns Of Furloughs Over Budget VetoGov. Dayton vetoed the $130 million budget this spring amid a dispute over tax breaks and other measures he signed into law.
MN Lawmakers Ask District Court To Restore BudgetThe legal battle between Democratic Gov. Dayton and Republican Legislature has been in limbo for months.