State Legislature needs to put the brakes on spending down $1.2 billion surplus
Spending down Minnesota’s projected $1.2 billion budget surplus comes with some serious risks.
But calls for restraint are a rarity in the halls of the Capitol, at least among the party in power. As the 2014 session enters its final days, lawmakers should be concerned about spending that will make government bigger and more expensive to maintain. They don’t seem to be.
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