Minnesota’s economic news, w/e 1/17/20
Marshall Independent: Hiking minimum wage won’t boost the economy
Twin Cities Business: Airports Commission Floats $15 an Hour Minimum Wage
Finance & Commerce: Grove stresses innovation in workforce development
State and local taxes
Brainerd Dispatch: Reader Opinion: Taxes
Grand Forks Herald: North Dakota leads all states in tax collection growth since Great Recession
Star Tribune: Minnesota Senate GOP rolls out its 2020 agenda
Grand Forks Herald: East Grand Forks sales tax heads toward a vote
Bemidji Pioneer: City to focus on sales tax at 2020 session
Faribault Daily News: Did the Vikings lose because of Minnesota’s high taxes?
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: Court rejects PolyMet copper mine permits, orders new hearing
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.