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04/06/21
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The American Rescue Plan – a buoy for workers, families, essential public services, and the economy

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The American Rescue Plan provides important and much needed economic support for struggling workers and their families, will protect and expand crucial public services that they count on, and will further jumpstart the economy, but funding is largely focused on the near-term.
03/02/21
  • Minnesota Budget
  • Minnesota Budget Outlook and Trends

Budget forecast shows welcome news but Minnesota needs resources for an equitable future

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The state’s new budget projections give the latest on the continuing impact of the pandemic, and a preliminary sense of ...
01/27/21
  • Minnesota Budget
  • Minnesota Budget Plans
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  • Minnesota Taxes

Walz’s proposed budget includes strong and fair revenues

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Governor Tim Walz released what he called his “COVID-19 Recovery Budget” in the context of health, economic, and state revenue crises.
01/21/21
  • Minnesota Budget
  • Minnesota Budget Outlook and Trends

January economic update shows some improvement

The state’s economic picture has improved compared to the November forecast, but COVID-19 and the economic fallout are still hurting many Minnesotans’ health and economic stability, according to the state of Minnesota’s recent January Revenue and Economic Update.