The reports of federal immigration enforcement that have circulated nationally have caused uneasiness for some across the state. Rep. Frank Hornstein (DFL-Mpls) has felt that concern and it prompted him to propose a bill that would restrict state and local officials from cooperating with federal immigration enforcement efforts.
The latest numbers are a $517 million swing from the November forecast
The state’s latest economic forecast projects a budget deficit of $188 million for the current two-year biennium, and a $586 million deficit for the 2020-21 biennium
The budget process explained — and why it matters