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MMB releases February Budget and Economic Forecast

February 28, 2020

On Thursday, February 27, Minnesota Management and Budget announced that the state’s projected surplus for FY2020-21 has grown to $1.5 billion, up from $1.3 billion in November 2019.


Minnesota legislative session begins

February 11, 2020

The Minnesota House and Senate reconvened at noon, today, at the State Capitol for the start of the second regular session of the 91st Legislature.


Governor Walz releases 2020 capital investment recommendations

January 13, 2020

Today, Governor Tim Walz released his 2020 capital investment recommendations. The proposal would provide $224.2 million for University of Minnesota capital projects.


MN Legislature adjourns special session sine die

May 28, 2019

With only a few minutes to spare before the self-imposed 7 a.m. Saturday morning deadline to end the special session, the House and Senate adjourned the session sine die on May 25, finalizing the remaining budget bills for the FY20-21 biennium that begins July 1. Legislators have returned to their districts. The 2020 legislative session will begin on February 11 at noon.