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Slight state budget improvement projected for Minnesota

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's state government budget is a bit brighter than expected.

Several sources this morning reported the state will have $323 million more in the current two-year budget than predicted in a November budget forecast. The official announcement was to come later in the morning, with Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders making comments soon afterwards.


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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.