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Gov. Dayton signs supplemental budget bill

Source: Office of Gov. Mark Dayton Gov. Mark Dayton today signed the supplemental budget bill (Chapter 189, HF2749) which will begin to establish voluntary prekindergarten for all Minnesota children, continue the expansion of broadband internet access in Greater Minnesota, and … Continue reading

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Listen: MSBA Conference Call — May 23, 2016

A recording of the May 23 edition of the “Monday Morning Coffee with the Government Relations Team” conference call is now available via the audio player (or link) below. (Note: The audio player may NOT work if you are using Internet … Continue reading

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Session Daily: House, Senate pass $182 million supplemental budget headed to governor

Source: Session Daily By Katie Spielberger Although few members had read all of the 599 pages of the supplemental budget bill before it appeared on the House Floor Sunday, the bill was passed 95-39 with just over an hour left … Continue reading

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MSBA’s Teacher Shortage Act gets a lot of attention in conference committee

With less than 24 hours until the legislative session deadline, the Supplemental Budget Conference Committee unveiled its proposed education agreement late Saturday night. Voluntary pre-K, “Support Our Students” (counselors) and non-metro equity increases are the big winners. MSBA’s Teacher Shortage Act … Continue reading

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Session Daily: Conference committee takes first look at supplemental budget proposals

By Katie Spielberger, Session Daily Hundreds of pages comparing House and Senate versions of the omnibus supplemental budget bill come down to a $453.5 million difference in bottom lines. While the House is proposing just under $3.2 million in net … Continue reading

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K-12 Education Bill Comparison available online

The Minnesota House and Senate have prepared a K-12 Education Bill Comparison Summary. Click here to view this summary. The Conference Committee on HF 2749 is scheduled to discuss the Omnibus Supplemental Finance Bill starting at 1 p.m. today. Please … Continue reading

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Conference committee to commence discussion of supplemental budget bill on Monday, May 9

The Conference Committee on HF 2749 (Omnibus Supplemental Finance Bill) is scheduled to have its first meeting at 1 p.m. Monday, May 9. The conference committee members will break for a House Floor session around 4 p.m. before resuming their conference … Continue reading

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