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Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth tells a House committee on Monday about benefits of establishing a commission to look at how to best run local governments. With him is House researcher Steve Hinze. (Don Davis/St. Paul Bureau)

Bill looks to cut local mandates

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ST. PAUL - The recession means local governments have less money available to spend, but some Minnesota lawmakers say reducing things the state requires local officials to do can save money.

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"Now is the time to provide some relief," Rep. Morrie Lanning, R-Moorhead, said.

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