Commentary

Three positive changes for Minnesota schools

In a commentary for the Rochester Post-Bulletin, Charlie Weaver of the Minnesota Business Partnership writes: In the midst of the noise and political machinations, it’s easy to overlook the significant strides lawmakers made this year in several areas, including tax relief, transportation funding, and perhaps most of all, education reform. Continue Reading...

3rd Annual Minnesota Broadband Conference on February 23

The 2017 Minnesota Broadband Conference is coming up Thursday, February 23 at the InterContinental St. Paul Riverfront Hotel. The conference, presented by the Minnesota Telecom Alliance and Minnesota Cable Communications Association, is an educational event that will focus on Net Neutrality, Government’s Role in Broadband, Wireless Spectrum/FirstNet, Technology Advance and Continue Reading...

Minnesota Business Partnership and Tax Foundation release new report on Minnesota taxes and economy

The Minnesota Business Partnership and Tax Foundation today released Minnesota Illustrated: A Visual Guide to Taxes & the Economy, a chart book aimed at informing policymakers and thought leaders about Minnesota’s tax system and overall economic performance. The chart book provides a visual guide of the state’s entire tax code Continue Reading...