Posted at 9:49 AM on December 1, 2011
by Paul Tosto
Filed under: state budget
In a stunning bit of financial news, Minnesota's economists forecast a budget surplus for the rest of the two-year budget cycle.
According to a well-placed source who has seen the numbers, the economists' forecast the state will have $876 million more than it is predicted to spend for the rest of the biennium.
UPDATE: MPR News reporter Tom Scheck confirms