First budget-cutting bill heads to House vote
ST. PAUL -- A Republican-sponsored bill cutting $1 billion from Minnesota's budget is headed for a full House vote, probably on Thursday.
The House Ways and Means Committee passed the bill 18-13 Monday to reduce spending in several areas by more than $800 million in the next two years and ask the Dayton administration to trim $200 million by June 30.
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