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Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook tell reporters Thursday, March 20, 2014, that a delay of a day in passing a tax-cut bill could affect Minnesota taxpayers. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis

Senate tax bill on hold for a day

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ST. PAUL -- Tax cuts may come to those who wait.

Democrats who control the Minnesota Legislature were fired up and ready to cut taxes Thursday, but Senate Republicans refused to allow a $432 million tax-cut bill come up for a vote, saying they and the public had not had time to read it.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.