Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 12/8/23
State and local taxes and spending Duluth News Tribune: Councilor’s View: Land-value tax could mean fairer taxation for Duluth Park Rapids Enterprise: Park Rapids cuts levy from 33% increase to…
Grand Rapids Herald Review: Veterans defend Boundary Waters from sulfide-ore copper mining proposals
Forest Lake Times: Land, resources available in Minnesota technology corridor
Hutchinson Leader: Rehabbing workforce housing in Hutchinson
Mankato Free Press: Our View: State aid: Cities best able to serve taxpayers
Grand Forks Herald: Workforce Development Scholarships aim to help students in greatest time of need
Minn Post: What’s behind Fargo-Moorhead’s boom?
Brainerd Dispatch: Minnesota State scholarship program aims to combat workforce shortage
State and local taxes and spending
Southernminn.com: Minnesota ‘angel tax credit’ program to return
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.
Last summer, we went all over the state with our Off the Cliff tour. In it, we reviewed what had happened in the last legislative session in St. Paul. Among…
When lawmakers legalized marijuana last session, they also set aside tens of millions of tax dollars to subsidize the marijuana industry. The bill that legalized marijuana, HF 100, instructed the…
But you already knew that. Although he has not yet been charged in the Thanksgiving-eve fatal stabbing at an Edina bus stop, KSTP-5 has named the 32-year-old suspect in the…
Evan Ramstad at the Star Tribune wrote a great story highlighting the multitude of entirely foreseeable potholes that electric buses are hitting in towns across Minnesota. The piece is solid…
The legislature appropriates more money, the unions grab it for salaries, the school board cuts middle school band, and everyone blames the legislature for underfunding. Rinse and repeat.