Gov. Mark Dayton says in his State of the State speech that past state income tax cuts are partly to blame for chronic budget problems in Minnesota and that political leaders cannot afford to keep delaying difficult tax and spending decisions.
Governor Mark Dayton delivered his first State of the State address today at the State Capitol. We aired the speech live on AM 1240 WJON. If you missed it, here's some of the highlights from the speech.
Gov. Mark Dayton will deliver his first State of the State speech to lawmakers next month. Dayton's office said Thursday that the address is scheduled for Feb. 9 before a joint session of the Legislature in the Minnesota House chamber.