Minnesota Taxes News

Republicans believe healthy economies are created when hardworking Minnesotans keep more of their earnings and the state spends wisely, not wastefully.

Senator Jeremy Miller

Senator Miller update: 2019 session recap

Greetings from the District, The 2019 legislative session is complete and it feels good to be back home doing the dishes, playing ball with the boys, and substituting a suit and tie at the Capitol for jeans and steel toes…
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Senator John Jasinski

Jasinski: Recapping the 2019 session

Recapping the 2019 session By: Sen. John Jasinski I am writing this column from the floor of the Senate, where we are voting on the budget bills that were part of the end-of-session compromise. Things were quite a bit different…
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Sen. Westrom: In state budget, grow paychecks not taxes

Senator Torrey Westrom (R-Elbow Lake) issued the following statement after Governor Tim Walz’s Department of Revenue released a report revealing the State of Minnesota collected $489 million more than projected from taxpayers in the month of April alone, a 17.1%…
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Senator John Jasinski

Jasinski: Budget bills recap part 2

Budget bills recap: Part 2 By: Senator John Jasinski It was another frenetic week here at the capitol, as the Senate finished work on our initial budget offer. Here’s a recap of what happened this week: Results of MNLARS independent…
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Senator Dave Senjem

Senator Senjem appointed to taxes conference committee

As the legislature works to assemble a final state budget agreement, Senator David Senjem (R-Rochester) will serve on the conference committee for the tax bill. The conference committee, which includes five members of each legislative body, is responsible for working…
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