Gimse wants more money for school bus programs
ST. PAUL - Sen. Joe Gimse announced a plan to take $95 million from Twin Cities transit funds, and another $5 million from rural funds, to increase spending on school bus programs statewide.
It is a plan that Democrats in control of the Minnesota Legislature say they will not consider.
"It would ensure students get to school and back safely," Gimse, a Willmar Republican, said Monday about his plan.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.