Rep. Tom Anzelc of Balsam Township joins other Iron Range lawmakers Tuesday in pleading with other representatives to not take $60 million out of an economic development fund for their area. Don Davis/ State Capitol Bureau
Rangers lose House fight to keep economic development money
ST. PAUL -- Iron Range lawmakers waged an emotional fight, but failed to prevent the Minnesota House from taking $60 million out of an economic development fund for their area.
The House approved a bill 70-60 Tuesday funding various job-related programs while reducing spending $27 million to help balance the state budget.
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