Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 9/24/21
Labor market Pine Journal: Twin Ports area leads Minnesota with highest annual job growth rate Marshall Radio: MN Adds Jobs In August, Unemployment Drops Hometown Focus: Job growth continues in…
State and local taxes and spending
Marshall Independent: Minnesota Senate passes PPP tax conformity legislation
International Falls Journal: DEED: More than $200,000 to 21 Koochiching County businesses
Minn Post: Is Minnesota’s tax system unfair?
Star Tribune: Minnesota Democrats tout $1.9 trillion stimulus package
Pioneer Press: Minnesota Senate Republicans counter Walz budget proposal
Hometown Focus: DEED focuses on getting unemployed ready for in-demand careers
International Falls Journal: State unemployment rate drops; gains nearly all jobs lost in December
Wahepton Daily News: MN unemployment rate falls in January
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: Optimism is returning to construction industry as pandemic disruptions persist
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.