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Bonding bill ‘inadequate,” author says

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it “inadequate” and a Republican who usually supports public works projects saying he could no…continue reading on dglobe.com

Bonding bill ‘inadequate,” author says

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it “inadequate” and a Republican who usually supports public works projects saying he could no…continue reading on dglobe.com

ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: Readers wonder about income tax, infrastructure

June 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Two North Dakota readers wonder about how much revenue a 2 percent income tax increase would raise, and how the state funds infrastructure projects. Continue Reading

ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: Readers wonder about income tax, infrastructure

June 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Two North Dakota readers wonder how much a 2 percent income tax increase would raise for state coffers, and how the state funds infrastructure projects Continue Reading

Minnesota West gets $4.6 million

May 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Bonding bill includes field house project
WORTHINGTON A public works bill of nearly $500 million dollars signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton includes money for flood prevention, transportation and colleges something that has everyone at Minnesota West Community and Technical College jumping up and down with excitement. Continue Reading

Bonding bill sets up three-way talks

March 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Senators likely to vote on their measure Friday
ST. PAUL One of the 2012 Minnesota Legislature’s prime tasks is to approve public facility repair and construction funds, but the three proposals vary widely as lawmakers look to wrap up their work for the year. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION — Put state’s credit card back in wallet

February 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

When you’re in a budget hole, stop digging.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton should think about that age-old rule of state governance. Then he should call back and cut down on his $1 billion bonding proposal an action that would amount to his tossing up his shovel, climbing out of the crater and resolving to focus on filling rather than deepening Minnesota’s budget hole. Continue Reading&

Dayton wants $1 billion in bonding; he suggests half of projects

January 31, 2011 in Woodbury Bulletin

ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton today offered a unique proposal: The Legislature should pass a $1 billion public works funding bill, but the Democratic governor only proposed half of the projects. Continue Reading&

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Dayton’s $1 billion bill gets cool reception

December 26, 2010 in INFORUM

GOP frowns on idea but says door open
ST. PAUL Gov.-elect Mark Dayton wants the state to borrow $1 billion for public works construction projects around the state.
He should not get his heart set on it. Continue Reading