Pawlenty says state must do more than erase $4.8 billion deficit, but some will see a heavy cost.
Updated: January 27, 2009, - 11:05 PM
Deep cuts are coming and more change is needed, said the governor, who will announce today a plan for the $5 billion deficit.
Updated: January 27, 2009, - 11:43 AM
The federal stimulus could provide a key infusion of cash as Minnesota lawmakers try to tackle the $4.8 billion deficit.
Updated: January 23, 2009, - 12:07 PM
Gov. Tim Pawlenty's State of the State address set the stage for a clash of wills with a heavily DFL-controlled Legislature.
Updated: January 15, 2009, - 10:59 PM
When he gives his State of the State address, he will offer up a fiscally Spartan vision.
Updated: January 15, 2009, - 11:58 AM
He asks Pawlenty, Ritchie to certify him as winner, but citing state law, they decline.
Updated: January 12, 2009, - 09:57 PM
Local ballot counting in the Senate recount saved the state $2 million, but varying standards is a key argument in the court case.
Updated: January 09, 2009, - 10:56 PM
How Gov. Tim Pawlenty stands up to the challenge of a $5.2 billion state budget deficit will largely shape his political future.
Updated: January 04, 2009, - 05:12 PM
The governor's emergency budget cuts hit health care, local governments and higher education hard -- and more is to come.
Updated: December 19, 2008, - 09:04 PM