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Emmer outlines rest of budget plan, includes local cuts

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Tom Emmer wants to limit state spending to revenues already flowing into Minnesota government, but achieving that goal would mean cuts in several areas.


Among proposals getting the strongest reaction is a nearly $700 million cut to local governments.

Emmer, Minnesota's Republican governor candidate, on Tuesday released the final part of his budget proposal, listing amounts he would spend in major state budget areas but not details about what he would cut or increase.

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