Minnesota Management and Budget today announced the state’s expected budgetary balance increased $181 million since the November forecast, leaving Minnesota with a projected positive budget balance of $1.513 billion for the FY 2020-21 biennium. Senate DFLers released the following statements.
Today, Senate Republicans outlined their 2020 tax bill proposals, a wish list with no intent to have property tax relief, address school safety, or improve early childhood education. The budget forecast is set to go out next week making this wish list premature in its numbers. In response, Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope), DFL lead on the Senate Tax Committee, released the following statement.
Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope) introduces new legislation that addresses the privacy concerns surrounding the presidential nomination primary voter data with the support of the Office of the Secretary of State.
Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope) released the following statement on the retirement of Representative Lyndon Carlson, who represents the A side of her Senate District 45.
Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope) received an award in celebration of the 10th anniversary of legislation requiring the executive branch to develop and comply with an accessibility standard.
Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope), the 2019 minority committee lead on taxes, will be on the conference committee for the omnibus tax bill.