Where is the Minnesota economy headed? Minnesota budget officials released a new forecast this week, narrowing the state's deficit to $994 million. Meanwhile, The Labor Department reports the percentage of Americans without a job last month was 9.7 percent, identical to
the January figure. Economist Louis Johnston joins Midday to answer listener questions about the state economy.11:00 a.m.
Louis Johnston: Professor of economics, St. John's University and the College of St. Benedict. Co-author and revisor of 4th edition, "Principles of Economics" by Ben Bernanke and Robert Frank.
Mitt Romney live at the National Press Club Former Massachusetts governor and 2008 presidential candidate Mitt Romney is out with a new book, "No Apology: The Case for American Greatness." He speaks at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.12:00 p.m.