Fiscal

Statement from Charlie Weaver of the MBP Regarding the Fiscal Forecast

Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, issued the following statement following Minnesota Management and Budget’s release of the state fiscal forecast: “Today’s forecast is welcome news for Minnesotans and reinforces that there is simply no justification to raise taxes on families and homegrown businesses. The improved forecast Continue Reading...

MBP Statement on Governor Walz’s Budget Proposal

Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, issued the following statement regarding Governor Walz’s budget proposal: “Minnesota is blessed to be home to remarkable businesses who are vital contributors to our state’s economy and quality of life. Large homegrown businesses provide more than a half million good-paying jobs, Continue Reading...

MBP releases 2020 Legislative Priorities

The Minnesota Business Partnership (MBP) today released its 2020 Legislative Priorities, a set of state policy recommendations for lawmakers to consider during the session that convenes on February 11. The policy recommendations were developed by the MBP’s member-driven policy committees and are aimed at achieving the following: Improving Minnesota’s tax Continue Reading...