It looks like the Minnesota Legislature will not ban assault weapons or large-capacity ammunition clips this year
Talk of tax increases continues even as economists anticipate a smaller state budget deficit.
Minnesotans may not know what the word means, but starting Friday they begin to feel the impact of automatic and deep federal budget cuts known as “sequestration.”
Minnesota still has a projected budget deficit for the next two years, but it will be $463 million lower than anticipated late last year.
Minnesota’s projected budget deficit for the next two years is lower than expected at $627 million, the Minnesota Management and Budget reported this morning.