MPR’s Tom Crann interviewed DFL Rep. Keith Ellison and GOP Rep. Erik Paulsen on the fallout regarding the AIG bonunes. You can listen to Crann’s interview with Ellison here: You can listen to Crann’s interview with Paulsen here: Meanwhile, MPR’s News Cut takes a look at AIG’s campaign contributions.
Archives for March 18, 2009
The chair of the Minnesota Senate Tax Committee says he’s willing to consider raising state income taxes and applying the sales tax to internet purchases and music downloads. DFL Senator Tom Bakk of Cook said today that those are just some of the ideas he’s considering to help balance the state’s budget. Bakk and other Read more →
Gov. Pawlenty uses the stimulus money to erase the deficit. He pumps more money into K12 and Higher-Ed but whacks health and human services. MPR, KARE, Forum Communications, WCCO, MinnPost, the Pi Press, the Star Tribune, Fox9, KSTP and AP have stories. The Pi Press says accounting for the stimulus money needs accounting money. AP Read more →