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Legislature approves a state budget, averting government shutdown

Here are some of the things lawmakers agreed on.

Tim Walz

Walz's $52.4 billion budget increases school spending, raises taxes on wealthy

He says the budget will help level the playing field and ensure all Minnesotans have a fair shot at economic recovery,

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As new session starts, here's what's at stake at the Minnesota Legislature

Lawmakers convened – some remotely – Tuesday for the 92nd regular session.

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State projects $2.43 billion budget deficit in rare May forecast

In February, the forecast projected a $1.5 million surplus.

MN lawmakers pass budget in overnight special session

The House and the Senate had to burn the midnight oil to hammer out the $48 billion spending bill.