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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...

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...