Minnesota’s economic news, w/e 1/3/20
State and local taxes and spending
Washington Examiner: New study: Heavy vape taxes will cause more people to die from lung cancer
Finance & Commerce: Survey suggests economy growing in 9 Midwest, Plains states
Hibbing Daily Tribune: Min-Wage Workers to Get Bump in 2020
International Falls Journal: Minnesota unemployment at 3.3 percent
Brainerd Dispatch: County board set to vote on regulating short-term vacation rentals
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.