• House and Senate aim for swift approval of vetoed funds

    9 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    Minnesota's Legislature is moving quickly to restore its budget. Lawmakers were set to vote later Tuesday on the House and Senate's nearly $130 million operating budget. It comes just two...
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  • House, Senate Aim For Swift Approval Of Vetoed Funds

    9 monthes ago - By CBS

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota's Legislature is moving quickly to restore its budget.
    Lawmakers were set to vote later Thursday on the House and Senate's nearly $130 million operating budget. It comes just two days into the new legislative session.
    Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed those funds while signing the rest of a $46 billion state budget in May, prompting a legal battle that lasted months. The Minnesota Supreme Court eventually declined to overturn Dayton's veto, forcing both chambers to run on reserve funds.
    Restoring the full budget will finally end the drama between Dayton and the...
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