Minnesota’s economic news, w/e 5/24/19
State and local taxes
Alpha News: No, high taxes aren’t why Minnesota ranks highly
Rochester Post Bulletin: Changing enrollments bring financial challenges to schools
Dairyland Peach: Minnesota needs a new kind of compromise
Faribault Daily News: Why do medical cannabis companies pay the highest corporate taxes in Minnesota?
Duluth News Tribune: Our View: Compromise? We’ll take it!
St. Cloud Times: State’s next 2-year budget set at $48.3 billion
Know News Radio: MN Budget Agreement (Update)
Business North: Walz, legislative leaders, reach budget agreement
Grand Forks Herald: Minnesota lawmakers react to budget talks
Brainerd Dispatch: Minnesota adds 3,600 jobs in April
Duluth News Tribune: Local View: Protect Boundary Waters’ economic, environmental advantages
Rochester Post Bulletin: Tariffs make soybean farmers tense
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.