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West Central Minnesota legislators discuss governor's budget plan


WILLMAR — Although he didn’t praise it, Rep. Paul Anderson said Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposed budget could’ve been worse.

“There was anticipation of what the spending and things would be,” said Anderson, R-Starbuck, in a telephone interview Tuesday after Dayton’s proposed two-year $38 billion budget was revealed.

“I thought it might be even higher. It could’ve been worse in terms of spending,” Anderson said.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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