Reform refrain expected to be heard often at Capitol
ST. PAUL -- One theme seems to be emerging for the upcoming 2009 Minnesota legislative session -- reform.
With a massive state budget deficit, there is widespread agreement that state spending practices must change.
"I think you are going to see multiple reforms talked about," said a top aide to Gov. Tim Pawlenty, Revenue Commissioner Ward Einess. "This is a rare opportunity to do things that in the past would not be under consideration."
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