Minnesota’s Interim Budget Projection

and everything else happening in the Legislature this week

State’s budget health takes a $4B swing

Minnesota officials received an interim budget projection this week from economic experts that provides a glimpse into the sustained effects the coronavirus pandemic has had on state finances.  Read more >>

Senate DFL jobs bill puts people back to work

Senate DFLers introduced a 2020 jobs bill this week at a Capitol press conference. With less than two weeks left of session and no bonding hearings scheduled in the Senate, they expressed an urgency in getting a bonding bill passed. Read more >>

Governor announces updates to suspension on elective procedures

Governor Walz this week announced further guidance on raising the suspension of elective procedures. The suspension was placed to set aside and conserve medical resources such as masks and hospital beds for COVID-19 patients. Read more >>