Tag Archives: Dean Simpson

Levy limits are under debate

Local government interests breathed a sigh of relief when Gov. Tim Pawlenty didn’t propose to reach into local government aid programs to solve the state’s $935 million budget deficit. But city and county groups are lobbying against Pawlenty’s proposal to ...

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Lawmakers weigh supportive housing funding

Among the many projects in this year’s bonding bill is housing for the long-term homeless in Minnesota. The issue is a top legislative priority for housing advocates in the 2006 session. Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the DFL-controlled Senate have ...

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