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Rep. Larry Howes of Walker listens while Rep. Linda Runbeck of Circle Pines talks about his public works financing bill Monday before the full House approved the measure. Don Davis | Forum Communications

House to review public works bill


ST. PAUL - The Minnesota House will decide today whether to send a nearly $500 million public works borrowing bill to the governor or continue work on it.

On Monday, the House and Senate passed slightly different versions of the bill, which would allow state funds to go toward colleges, roads, bridges, flood prevention and the state Capitol building, among other needs throughout the state.

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