Minnesota Budget Bites

Income and Work

  • Nutrition
  • Poverty
  • Federal Budget
  • Federal Issues

SNAP proposal is double whammy for many Minnesotans

The U.S. House is poised to vote next month on a proposal that would drastically cut basic food assistance to thousands...
  • Racial Equity
  • Income and Work

Unemployment analysis tells a disturbing story

On the surface, it appears that Minnesota is recovering quite well from the Great Recession. Figures released today show...
  • Immigration
  • Income and Work

New Americans crucial to Minnesota's economy

New Americans are making up a growing share of Minnesota's population, and research from the Immigration Policy Center...
  • Minnesota Budget
  • Income and Work
  • Minnesota Budget Plans
  • Housing

House and Senate make key investments in economic development and housing

For the state’s economy to grow, Minnesota needs to invest in a strong and stable workforce. The entire state benefits...