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4 biggest Minnesota school districts have waiting lists for online learning
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 9/17/21

'Devious licks' on TikTok encourages school vandals: What you need to know about the trend
CNET - 9/17/21

Nationwide shortage of school nurses causing concerns, challenges for Minnesota districts - 9/15/21

Staffing, transportation and illness disrupt first week of school in MN
Minnesota Public Radio - 9/15/21

COVID-19 in MN: School cases accelerating as latest wave grinds higher
Minnesota Public Radio - 9/15/21

How is back to school going in Minnesota?
Minnesota Public Radio - 9/15/21

Judge rejects bid for required masking in Minn. schools
Minnesota Public Radio - 9/14/21

Minnesota students brace for uncertainty, hope for normalcy in new school year
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 9/5/21

Parents group sues state of Minnesota, seeks statewide mask mandate for schools
Minnesota Public Radio - 9/5/21

Minnesota school boards are at the breaking point
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 9/4/21

WCCO Investigation: Report Card On COVID-Era Distance Learning Shows More Students Failing To Make The Grade
WCCO - 8/30/21

U.S. Department of Education Approves Minnesota’s Plan for Use of American Rescue Plan Funds to Support K-12 Schools and Students, Distributes Remaining $441 Million to State
U.S. Department of Education - 8/30/21

Osterholm: Schools should deploy air filters, 'quality masking' to mitigate spread of COVID-19
KTSP - 8/29/21

MN state test scores reveal deep impact to child learning during pandemic
Minnesota Public Radio - 8/27/21

290 Albert Lea Students Quarantine After 36 Positive COVID Cases In 1st Week
CBS Minnesota - 8/26/21

Federal Coronavirus Aid For Schools: See How Much MN Schools Got - 8/26/21

Education losses from the pandemic: The science of catching up
MinnPost - 8/25/21

Some big MN school districts ignore advice on masks, quarantine
Pioneer Press - 8/24/21

COVID-19 spread causes some school districts to change policies
Minnesota Public Radio - 8/23/21

Schools, teachers find themselves in the crosshairs of critical race theory debate
Bemidji Pioneer - 8/22/21

Minnesota BCA using cellphone app to report threats against schools, places of worship
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 8/18/21

Minnesota recommends weekly COVID-19 testing for students, offers no-fee testing programs for schools
Kare 11 - 8/17/21

'A very difficult decision': Minnesota schools divided on masking
Minnesota Public Radio - 8/16/21

Minnesota State High School League seeks more officials ahead of fall sports season
WCCO - 8/16/21

Minnesota's biggest school districts don't know how many teachers are vaccinated
KSTP - 8/16/21

After a summer of controversy, some Minnesota teachers are anxious about the return of the school year
MinnPost - 8/16/21

Delta variant fuels new wave of unease among Minnesota parents
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 8/14/21

Can Minnesota require COVID-19 vaccines for school children?
SouthernMinn - 8/13/21

Minnesota State High School League grants Temporary Pandemic Provision
Fergus Falls Journal - 8/13/21

Interest in online classes spikes in some Minnesota school districts
KSTP - 8/12/21

What Have We Learned About Schools And COVID?
CVS Minnesota - 8/12/21

Minnesota high school students can enroll in online heavy equipment classes
Inforum - 8/11/21

Back to school: Minnesota parents urged to get child immunizations up-to-date in the pandemic
Kare 11 - 8/11/21

New draft of MN social studies standards places ethnic studies alongside history, geography
Yahoo News - 8/9/21

Opinion: Learning acceleration is key to bringing students up to speed this fall
MinnPost - 8/9/21

US teachers’ union leader supports vaccine mandate for educators as delta variant surges
Fox 9 News - 8/8/21

As Minnesota schools' online options grow, so do complications
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 8/5/21

Minnesota School District Ban on 'All Lives Matter' Signs Violates First Amendment: Lawsuit
Newsweek - 8/4/21

Minnesota medical groups urge K-12 schools to adopt mask requirement for all
Bring Me the News - 8/4/21

WalletHub: Minnesota has fifth worst early education system in America
KARE 11 - 8/4/21

Partnership Opens Paid Tuition Opportunity for Work-Based Learning Program
Bethel University - 8/3/21

How Urgent Push for Climate Education Can Help Mental Health, Engagement
Yahoo News - 8/3/21

Sartell-St. Stephen to cut ties with Equity Alliance MN over equity audit backlash
St. Cloud Times - 8/2/21

Parents, staff, students anxiously wait for mask guidance from Minnesota school districts
Fox 9 News - 8/1/21

School mask mandates will be up to local districts, not health or education departments
Bring Me the News - 7/28/21

Minnesota backs CDC: Masks for everyone in school this fall
Twin Cities - 7/28/21

What are Minnesota’s social studies standards — and does critical race theory have anything to do with them?
MinnPost - 7/26/21

Minnesota programs offer summer meals for kids
West Central Tribune - 7/26/21

More Minnesota school board members resign in turbulent year
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/24/21

Governor, commissioner return to Mankato to tout education funding
The Free Press - 7/23/21

More Minnesota schools can continue online option, will make local choices on pandemic precautions
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/22/21

American Academy of Pediatrics urges masks for ages 2 and up in schools
Bring Me the News - 7/19/21

Minnesota schools await further guidance on fall classes and masking
Kare 11 News - 7/19/21

Pandemic, hot weather leave schools sweating over air quality
Yahoo News - 7/17/21

The diverse teachers Minnesota needs may already be working in schools—as classroom aides. New state funding promises to help them level up.
Sahan Journal - 7/16/21

Academic experts explain critical race theory in wake of Minnesota meetings
Duluth News Tribune - 7/16/21

Mask Mandate Unlikely In Classrooms This Fall, Minnesota Ed. Commissioner Says
CBS Minnesota - 7/14/21

Schools should prepare for COVID-19 Delta Variant, according to public health officials
KTTC - 7/14/21

New education spending sparks shift for Minnesota schools
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/13/21

State budget help too late to head off some school cuts
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/10/21

High school graduation rates inch upward in Minnesota, North Dakota
Inforum - 7/4/21

Seizure Smart legislation passes Minnesota Legislature
Willmar Radio - 7/5/21

School bus driver: 'Best part of my day' is behind the wheel
Post Bulletin - 7/5/21

Teachers of color win financial support from Minnesota lawmakers
Yahoo News - 7/4/21

Minnesota ranked 23rd in K-12 enrollment drop
KPVI - 7/4/21

Minnesota summer school programs see surge in enrollment
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/5/21

St. Anthony: Legislature fell short on help for Minnesota's most vulnerable preschool kids
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/3/21

School districts thankful for $1.2 billion in additional state funds, see more need in future
KTTC - 7/2/21

New state funding puts solar on the curriculum for Minnesota schools
Energy News Network - 7/1/21

Long, strange trip: Legislature passes new budget
Minnesota Public Radio - 6/30/21

Minnesota to spend $132 million in federal rescue money to boost student recovery from pandemic effects
News8000 - 6/30/21

How critical race theory became the latest battle in the culture war
Minnesota Public Radio - 6/23/21

Minnesota lawmakers reach education budget deal
Minnesota Reformer - 6/22/21

Police break up 'large disturbance' at anti-critical race theory conference in Moorhead
Bring Me the News - 6/16/21

Critical race theory battle invades school boards — with help from conservative groups
NBC News - 6/15/21

MN High School Graduation Rates: How Minneapolis Ranks
Patch - 6/15/21

Schools anticipate an increase in kindergarteners this fall
Kare11 - 6/15/21

Some Minnesota School Districts Struggling To Find Teachers For Summer Classes
CBS Minnesota - 6/14/21

Teachers, staffers at 2 Minnesota charter schools agree to form unions
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 6/13/21

Minnesota schools prepare for summer classes with relaxed pandemic precautions
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 6/13/21

GOP wants private school option; Walz, DFL push back
Minnesota Public Radio - 6/10/21

Lawmakers deadlocked on education budget; Senate Republicans release latest offer
Minnesota Reformer - 6/7/21

Some Minnesota school districts made changes to grading systems during pandemic to help protect GPAs, they may not go back
Inforum - 6/6/21

Unions want hourly school workers to get unemployment
Minnesota Public Radio - 6/2/21

Minnesota lawmakers agree to spend $70 million on improving broadband access across the state
MinnPost - 6/1/21

Complaints of racism, bullying in central Minn. school district prompt calls for change
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/24/21

With an extra $75 million, Minnesota schools plan for summer classes
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 5/22/21

Inside a charter school's collapse: Records reveal decade of problems
5 Eyewitness News - 5/18/21

Summer school throughout MN gets $75 million boost
Kare 11 - 5/19/21

'We're still in the storm': Minnesota students struggle with mental health
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/19/21

Walz urges schools to be creative with summer programs
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/18/21

What Monday’s $52 billion budget deal does — and doesn’t — mean for Minnesota
MinnPost - 5/18/21

The region's teachers caught in political ‘push-pull’ in civics classroom
Bemidji Pioneer - 5/15/21

U.S. schools fight to keep students amid fear of dropout surge
Associated Press - 5/11/21

School-linked therapy meets kids and families ‘where they’re at’
MinnPost - 5/10/21

Minnesota schools step up COVID testing, despite some parental pushback
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 5/9/21

House, Senate begin work on bridging $620.5 million divide on education bill
House Session Daily - 5/4/21

Free busing, new magnet schools, integration orders: MN agrees to $63M annual plan to settle Cruz-Guzman lawsuit

Duluth News Tribune - 4/28/21

Education committee considers bill to increase school integration
House Session Daily - 4/27/21

Despite fraud concerns, MN won’t limit free summer meals for kids
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 4/28/21

Minnesota Bill Authorizing Direct Admission To College Moves Forward
Forbes - 4/27/21

Minnesota middle school student allegedly fires shots in hallway, no one hurt: Police
ABC News - 4/26/21

Citing pandemic control, St. Paul schools cancel in-person events; shows go on in suburban schools
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 4/26/21

Minnesota School Board Association gives new guidance on meeting attendance
Duluth News Tribune - 4/26/21

Most Minnesota schools to stay open despite growing COVID-19 spread among students
Grand Forks Herald - 4/26/21

Schools cutting teacher jobs as debate over funding increase continues
Bring Me the News - 4/23/21

Urdahl's Civics Education measure amended onto House Education Bill
Lakeland Broadcasting - 4/22/21

Princeton schools to pilot Minnesota’s first Teen Mental Health First Aid program
MinnPost - 4/20/21

Thousands of Minn. students walk out of school to protest racial injustice
Minnesota Public Radio - 4/20/21

Omnibus education finance and policy bill clears House
House Session Daily - 4/19/21

Minneapolis, St. Paul schools plan for in-person graduation ceremonies
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 4/18/21

How will Minnesota schools use $1.3 billion in COVID relief funds?
MinnPost - 4/14/21

Even with prospect of aid, Minnesota school budgets in dire shape
Minnesota Public Schools - 4/8/21

As schools reopen in Minnesota, COVID-19 cases climb
Minnesota Public Radio - 4/5/21

Students of color disproportionately choosing distance learning
Minnesota Public Radio - 3/31/21

Brainerd school official says social studies update will not oust American flag, pledge
Brainerd Dispatch - 3/26/21

Committee hears proposal that aims to reduce childhood hunger
House Session Daily - 3/25/21

Proposal would modify compensatory education revenue formula
House Session Daily - 3/24/21

Proposal could stabilize regional public library systems’ state funding
House Session Daily - 3/24/21

House budget targets move Minnesota in the right direction but fall short of fully funding public education
Education Minnesota - 3/23/21

House passes $104.5 million student summer learning package
House Session Daily - 3/23/21

Funding sought to help teachers teach economics and personal finance
House Session Daily - 3/23/21

Minnesota House passes $107 million summer school package
Fox 9 News - 3-22/21

Incoming Education Commissioner Heather Mueller talks about COVID response, future plans for schools
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 3/22/21

Ethnic studies courses coming to Mankato high schools
Mankato Free Press - 3/22/21

Minnesota Senate approves bills to help students, parents, and teachers recover from Covid-19 learning loss
Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus

Minnesota schools prepare for in-person standardized tests
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 3/20/21

CDC changes school guidance to allow desks to be closer together
Bring Me the News - 3/19/21

MN schools to receive $1.32 billion from COVID stimulus bill
Kare 11 News - 3/19/21

New Minnesota education commissioner focused on learning recovery
Duluth News Tribune - 3/19/21

5th school staff member dies of COVID-19
5 Eyewitness News - 3/18/21

Pencils down, phones out: Minnesota high school students to use MN-made app for bilingual exam
Red Lake Nation News - 3/18/21

School lunch leaders want free meals for all students
Post Bulletin - 3/18/21

Educators paying out-of-pocket for school supplies could get additional tax relief
House Session Daily - 3/17/21

COVID-19 outbreak identified at Pine City High School
Bring Me the News - 3/17/21

'Long-standing structural inequities' the target of Women of Color Opportunity Act
House Session Daily - 3/17/21

Seeking to aid post-COVID catch-up, House panel approves summer school funding bill
House Session Daily - 3/16/21

Eligibility for substitute teaching licenses could be expanded
House Session Daily - 3/15/21

Opinion:  Minnesota schools must aim higher with the Page amendment
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 3/14/21

Two Steps Forward, One Back: Teacher Diversity Bill May Push Hundreds of Minnesota Educators of Color from Classrooms
The 74 - 3/13/21

Omnibus education policy bill clears committee along party lines
House Session Dailyh - 3/12/21

Walz Urges Lawmakers to Pass Summer Education Package
US News - 3/11/21

Proposal would support the Girl Scouts ConnectZ program
House Session Daily - 3/11/21

Early Learning Scholarship program would be fully funded under proposal
House Session Daily - 3/11/21

Why some Minnesota school districts haven’t yet gone back to in-person learning
MinnPost - 3/11/21

House committee begins work on omnibus education policy bill
House Session Daily - 3/10/21

Proposal aims to expand students’ access to support personnel
House Session Daily - 3/10/21

A foggy situation: Districts take steps to cut the risk of virus spread as students return to school
Post Bulletin - 3/10/21

MDH reveals where it found clusters of COVID-19 variant in Carver County, explains why it's so concerning
Kare 11 News - 3/10/21

Research brief: School connectedness as a protective factor for ethnic minority adolescents
Eurie Alert! - 3/10/21

Majority of MN students now have option to attend school in person
Minnesota Public Radio - 3/9/21

Rural school districts could receive more transportation aid to help offset busing costs
House Session Daily - 3/9/21

Budget and Political News

Sen. Miller outlines new role as Majority Leader
5 Eyewitness News - 9/12/21

Census: Major changes for state demographics, politics
Minnesota Public Radio - 8/12/21

GOP teeing up critical race theory for midterms in Minnesota, across the nation
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/17/21

Minnesota's new budget includes major spending boost, but legislators keep a wary eye on the future
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 7/3/21

After slog of a session, Walz, legislative leaders tout $52 billion budget
MinnPost - 7/2/21

Central Minnesota lawmakers ready to take on budget, executive powers in special session Monday
SC Times - 6/11/21

Clock is ticking on 2021 Minnesota Legislature
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 6/5/21

Minnesota mails layoff notices to state workers as possible July 1 shutdown looms
Fox 9 News - 6/1/21

Budget deal includes several provisions left out of ‘global’ agreement signed by Walz, legislative leaders
MinnPost - 6/1/21

Deal reached on Minnesota budget; special session needed
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/17/21

Global Budget Agreement and Working Groups Framework Signed by State Leaders

Still no deal: Minnesota leaders continue secret budget talks as deadline looms
Duluth News Tribune - 5/16/21

Prospects of on-time finish for Legislature dim
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/10/21

Crunch time at MN Capitol collides with COVID fight
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/3/21

Walz to lay out COVID reopening plan, GOP links it to budget talks
Fox 9 - 5/3/21

Crunch time at MN Capitol collides with COVID fight
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/3/21

4 weeks left and $1 billion to bridge for Minn. lawmakers
MinnPost - 4/26/21

Minnesota House Democrats detail budget bills focused on education, pandemic relief
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 4/5/21

House leadership proposes $52.5 billion budget for upcoming biennium
House Session Daily - 3/23/21

Minnesota House Democrats present $52.5 billion budget plan
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 3/23/21

MN Gov. Walz releases revised budget
Wahpeton Daily News - 3/22/21

Report finds Minnesota has 7th highest state and local taxes in U.S.
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 3/15/21

Minnesota To Receive Billions In Aid From $1.9 Trillion COVID Relief Plan
CBS Minnesota - 3/10/21

U.S. News Ranks Best States
Minnesota ranks #2 on the best states list
U.S. News - 3/8/21

Tide turns on Minnesota legislative session
Minnesota Public Radio - 3/1/21

Will economic uptick make Minnesota’s deficit vanish?
Minnesota Public Radio - 2/22/21

Legislative leaders announce 2021 committee deadlines
House Session Daily - 1/27/21

5 things to watch as the Minnesota Legislature kicks off the 2021 session Tuesday
Duluth News Tribune - 1/4/21

Virus forces changes as Minnesota Legislature opens Tuesday
Associated Press - 1/3/21

Minnesota’s budget forecast projects $641 million surplus
MinnPost - 12/1/20

Minnesota House DFL Majority announces committee structure and chair
House Session Daily - 11/30/20

Two state finance leaders take helm amid Minnesota budget uncertainty
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 11/28/20

Senate Republicans Release Committee Structure and Chairs
Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus - 11/24/20

Every option on table for deficit, Gov. Tim Walz say
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 10/28/20

Suburban voters hold key to control of Minnesota Senate
Associated Press - 10/19/20

Trickle down: State deficit will take bite out of city, county budgets
Post Bulletin - 8/20/20

Minnesota has lost a greater share of revenue than most states due to COVID-19
Minnesota Public Radio - 8/3/20

How the bonding bill went bust
MinnPost - 7/22/20

Gov. Walz predicts bonding deal and says face mask mandate still possible
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 7/16/20

Nearly $2 billion bonding bill heads for House Floor, but prospects for passage uncertain
House Session Daily - 7/14/20

Second special session starts without deal on to-do list
Minnesota Public Radio - 7/13/20

Minnesota’s 2020 legislative session was defined by what got pushed aside to respond to COVID-19
MinnPost - 5/18/20

Coronavirus-fueled economic uncertainty muddies state budget planning
House Session Daily - 4/13/20

The Minnesota Legislature reconvenes Tuesday. Here’s what probably will (and won’t) get done by the end of session.
MinnPost - 4/13/20

Minnesota bracing for possible budget deficit because of COVID-19
Minnesota Public Radio - 4/6/20

Minnesota lawmakers to convene Thursday to pass COVID-19 response bill — after working for a week outside the public eye
MinnPost - 3/24/20

COVID-19: What's been done, is being done and could be done by House
House Daily Session - 3/18/20

Precaution: Legislature to be ‘on-call’ for four weeks
House Session Daily - 3/15/20

State’s projected budget surplus grows to $1.5 billion in latest forecast
House Session Daily - 2/27/20

Why is the DFL so riled up over inflation?
MinnPost - 2/26/20

3 Republican state Senate priorities: Murders, drug prices, Social Security tax
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 1/13/20

What to do with $1.3 billion? A surplus of ideas for Minnesota
But hold up: The forecast doesn't account for $1.2 billion in inflation in the next budget cycle, 2022 and 2023.
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 12/7/19

Minnesota’s economy welcomes you
St Paul Pioneer Press - 12/6/19

Forecast: Minnesota has a $1.3 billion budget surplus
Minnesota Public Radio - 12/5/19

One year out, how the 2020 battle for the Minnesota House is taking shape
MinnPost - 10/24/19

Yes, Minnesota tax collections are up. No, the state shouldn’t go spending the money just yet, say officials
MinnPost - 10/11/19

A power map of Gov. Tim Walz’s top staff
MinnPost - 9/25/19

Deal or no deal? What survived the 2019 session -- and what didn't
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/23/19

Global budget deal reached Sunday; more work needed to pass final budget
Minnesota Budget Bites - 5/21/19

Senate Republicans prep for budget stalemate
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/16/19

Minnesota leaders: Don't neglect these three budget rules
Minneapolis Star Tribune Editorial - 5/15/19

Talks over state budget stretch on as adjournment approaches
Minnesota Public Radio 5/15/19

Special session? They aren’t so special any more at the Minnesota Legislature 
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 5/15/19

Minnesota ranked near top of best U.S. states 
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal - 5/14/19

Budget breakthrough or stalemate? Lawmakers spend hours Tuesday negotiating
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 5/14/19

Budget negotiations hit a roadblock as tensions rise at the Capitol
House Session Daily - 5/7/19

Budget talks between Gov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders hit a brick wall. Here are some sticking points.
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 5/7/19

'It’s obvious we’ve got a ways to go': Legislative leaders miss deadline after days of negotiations
Duluth News Tribune - 5/6/19

Government Twilight Zone: Dems and Republicans can’t agree on what a spending ‘cut’ is
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 3/30/19

20 cents vs. four nickels: Messaging matters in gas tax debate
Minnesota Public Radio - 3/6/19

Forecast: Minnesota budget surplus shrinks by a third, to $1 billion
Minnesota Public Radio - 2/28/19

Greater Minnesota funds could come out unscathed in budget fights
Informum - 2/20/19

Seeking orderly end to session, governor and legislative leaders agree to new deadlines
House Session Daily - 2/11/19

Walz, legislative leaders pledge smooth end of session
Minnesota Public Radio - 2/11/19

Committee deadlines for 2019 unveiled
House Session Daily - 2/5/19

'Moonshot' for rural broadband, local gov aid on Walz's to-do list
Duluth News Tribune - 1/30/19

First 10 bills offer glimpse of DFL's ‘Values Agenda’
House Session Daily - 1/9/19

The Janus decision was supposed to hurt public-employee unions. In Minnesota, their membership is up
MinnPost - 12/19/18

Minnesota legislative leaders strike early deal, set up a clash on key issues
Forum News Service - 12/15/18

A warning lurks beneath state budget surplus prediction: not enough workers to go around
MinnPost - 12/11/18

Minnesota’s budget forecast has become the inkblot test of state government
MinnPost - 12/7/18

Minnesota Legislature 2018: What lawmakers got done, what they didn't and what's next?
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/21/18

Capitol lightning round: Where things stand
Minnesota Public Radio - 5/7/18

GOP rolls out revised budget proposal
St. Paul Pioneer Press - 4/13/18

Tax relief focus of House budget targets
House Session Daily - 4/12/18

'Limited' surplus means tough decisions ahead for Minnesota lawmakers
MinnPost - 3/1/18

State projects $329 million budget surplus in latest forecast
House Session Daily - 2/28/18

2018 committee deadlines set
House Session Daily - 2/27/18

6 issues to watch as the legislative session gets under way
MinnPost - 2/20/18

5 things to watch in Minnesota's 2018 legislative session
Minnesota Public Radio - 2/17/18

Aligning Minnesota tax code with federal reforms tops legislative list
Hibbing Daily Tribune - 2/15/18

Latest budget forecast tips Minnesota into the red
Minnesota Public Radio - 12/5/17

New Math Deals Minnesota’s Pensions the Biggest Hit in the U.S.
Bloomberg - 8/31/17

Time to worry? Minnesota revenues coming in lower than expected
SC Times - 8/12/17

Why is Minnesota's budget guru so worried?
MinnPost - 7/17/17

Dayton signs deal calling Legislature into special session. What happens now? 
MinnPost - 5/23/17

As clock ticks, Capitol budget offers move Minnesota closer to a deal 
St. Paul Pione