Minnesota’s economic news, w/e 6/7/19
State and local taxes
Wahepton Daily News: ‘Mixed bag’ for greater Minnesota
Hastings Star Gazette: Viewpoint: An inglorious end to session
Albert Lea Tribune: Dan Sparks: Wrapping up the Minnesota state budget
International Falls Journal: I Falls local sales tax included in bills signed by governor
MPR News: Walz signs state budget bills
Duluth News Tribune: Reader’s View: Americans don’t want to pay more for gas
Detroit Lakes Online: Minnesota lawmakers steer tax cuts to working families, seniors, farmers, small business
MPR News: Daily Digest: It’s a wrap
Austin Daily Herald: Jeanne Poppe: Minnesota’s new tax bill
Duluth News Tribune: Heftier bonding bill could be in store after Minnesota lawmakers miss window in 2019
Mille Lacs Messenger: Local taxes could feel impact of 2-year legislative funding deal
Mankato Free Press: Buffer strip tax credits shelved this year
Farmington Independent: TIF could spark downtown redevelopment in Rosemount
International Falls Journal: Local economic impact of VNP grows
Business North: Minnesota ranked as top five nonfuel mining state in the U.S.
Winona Daily News: Midwest economy: May state-by-state glance
Star Tribune: Despite trade woes, Minnesota manufacturers see growth
Twin Cities Business: Minnesota Exports Rise 1.5 Percent to $5.4 Billion in Q1
SW News Media: Mass layoffs for ‘Minnesota pickle’ plant Gedney Foods Co.
Faribault Daily News: Minnesota manufacturers’ survey shows concerns over worker shortage
Bluff Country Newspaper Group: Minnesota legislative session beneficial to agriculture
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.