Minnesota’s Economic News – W/E 1/1/21
State and local taxes and spending
Monticello Times: Minnesota’s 2021 Legislature faces complex budget puzzle
Brainerd Dispatch: County board sets levy, budget for next year
Star Tribune: Minnesota awaits its cut of $900 billion COVID stimulus
The Center Square: Minnesota ranks 32nd on unemployment insurance taxes
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: Business & Industry: Top execs from some of MN’s largest organizations reflect on past year
Star Tribune: Minnesota jobless to see new federal benefits this week
Rochester Post Bulletin: Unemployment rate dropping after COVID peak
Rochester Post Bulletin: How has DMC met job and tax goals in first 5 years?
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.