Republicans to state workers: 'No Christmas in June'
ST. PAUL -- Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature say they want $200 million cut from the budget that ends June 30.
Chairwoman Mary Liz Holberg of the House Ways and Means Committee said a bill being introduced today is designed in part to end what she called "Christmas in June," a state government tradition of spending down what is left in an agency's budget as the budget cycle ends.
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