Posted at 8:49 AM on May 7, 2008
by Julia Schrenkler
Is a property tax cap the key to passing the budget? Gov. Pawlenty wants it front and center of the budget talks. Hear what both the DFL chair and the lead GOP member of the House Taxes committee think on Midmorning today at 9:00 a.m. CT:
Governor, legislators eye a cap on property taxes
Gov. Pawlenty would like to cap property tax increases as part of a deal on the Minnesota state budget. His interest in doing something about property taxes is reflected in the DFL-led Legislature, where two competing bills calling for property tax changes wait to be resolved.
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