Are taxes the answer to the state deficit? The size of the state budget deficit and the prospect of even larger deficits without federal help is forcing state legislators to try to think of ways to find more revenue.9:06 a.m.
Rep. Anne Lenczewski (DFL-Bloomington): Chair, Taxes committee in the Minnesota House.
Sen. Julianne Ortman (R-Chanhassen): Ranking minority member of the Taxes committee in the Minnesota Senate.
Take-out, cheap eats, and fine dining Restaurants respond to a down economy with innovative dishes, weekend specials and even a few new business openings. The Twin Cities top food critics share their picks and favorite new dining strategies.10:06 a.m.
Adam Platt: Senior editor at Mpls.St.Paul magazine and editor of their Foodie File blog.
Rick Nelson: Food writer for the Minneapolis Star Tribune.