STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Final $2 billion tax deal merges 3 plans
By Don Davis
The Minnesota House, Senate and governors office agreed to a tax plan Thursday night, four months after the Legislature started and four days before lawmakers must wrap up work for the y... Posted on 5/16/13 at 10:45 PM
STAFF BLOG COMPASS POINTS Dayton proclaims Sunday as Ducks Unlimited Day in Minnesota
Sunday is Ducks Unlimited Day in Minnesota.
According to a news release from the conservation group, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton recently signed a proclamation honoring DU for its 75th anniversary.
D... Posted on 1/25/12 at 11:41 AM
Streams are rising across Minnesota, so Gov. Mark Dayton Wednesday signed an executive order declaring flood emergencies in 46 counties, which allows the state to provide a variety of help to local governments.
Good news to the tune of $1.2 billion changed little about Minnesota’s budget debate. There was little evidence after Monday’s news that a projected budget deficit has dropped from $6.2 billion to $5 billion smoothed differences between Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton and Republicans who control the Legislature.
Gov. Mark Dayton ordered two state agencies yesterday to issue permits quicker.
Under his order, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Department of Natural Resources must try to issue permits with 150 days, down from the current informal 180-day guideline.
U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann asked Gov. Mark Dayton to rip up an order he signed just after taking office this month joining a federal health-care program, but the Democratic governor Monday rejected the request as presidential politics.
Minnesota House Republican leaders and Democratic Governor Mark Dayton breakfasted together Tuesday in an effort to lay groundwork on working well together, but later in the day took opposing views on how to begin tackling a $6.2 billion state budget deficit.
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