Minnesota Budget Bites

Income and Work

  • Income and Work

Many Minnesotans struggle to make ends meet while others prosper

Income inequality has gotten worse in Minnesota – and every state – over the past 50 years, and the highest-income...
  • Racial Equity
  • Poverty

Census: Incomes on the rise, but many still struggle to get ahead

New data from the Census released today show the nation’s economic recovery is boosting incomes and reducing hardship, i...
  • Income and Work
  • Racial Equity

Opportunity out of reach for some communities in Minnesota

Too many families face persistent financial insecurity, and the situation is often much worse for Minnesota’s households...
  • Income and Work
  • Minnesota Budget
  • Minnesota Budget Outlook and Trends

Minnesota's July Economic Update shows slightly lower revenues, economic growth on track

This week’s July Revenue and Economic Update gave us mixed news about the state’s economic and budget landscape. The...