Rep. Ben Lien of Moorhead tells a House committee Wednesday about his proposal to rework the formula that sends state aid to cities. Looking on is Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Senate budget avoids surcharge that House Democrats want
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.