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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...

Business Leaders Urge Lawmakers to Reach Agreement on Policing Reform

Minneapolis – The Minnesota Business Partnership (MBP) today sent a letter to Governor Tim Walz and legislative leaders urging them to move quickly to reach a compromise agreement on policing reform (see letter). Lawmakers recently adjourned a Special Session without reconciling different police reform packages passed by the Minnesota House Continue Reading...

Minnesota Business Partnership Urges Lawmakers to Pass Policing Reform in Special Session

Policy recommendations aim to address police misconduct and increase accountability and transparency Minneapolis – The Minnesota Business Partnership (MBP) today released policing reform recommendations in advance of the upcoming Special Session, which convenes on Friday, June 12. The recommendations are aimed at addressing police misconduct and increasing accountability and transparency. Continue Reading...