Structural deficit big despite new budgetby Cathy Wurzer, Minnesota Public Radio
The Minnesota state budget is balanced, for now. The Legislature passed a budget yesterday that solves a $3 billion shortfall. But when lawmakers return to the capitol next year, they're expected to face a deficit nearly twice that size.
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with John Gunyou who served as state finance commissioner in the 1990s.
- Morning Edition, 05/18/2010, 7:20 a.m.