Sen. Thompson: Minnesota in Better Fiscal Shape Than Last Year
The February budget forecast showed that Minnesota is in better fiscal shape than it was at the time of the November 2012 forecast. Two years ago at this time we faced a $5.1 billion deficit, currently we face a projected $627 million deficit.
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Please see the this week's legislative update. I touch on the topics of Budget Forecast, Taxes, Health and Human Services, and also the Board of Regents.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.