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ST. PAUL — House Democrats want to increase jobs-related funding by $46 million in the next two years.

Rep. Tim Mahoney, DFL-St. Paul, chairman of the Jobs and Economic Development Finance and Policy Committee, unveiled his plan Wednesday, featuring $20 million for the Minnesota Investment Fund. The fund provides businesses financing in an effort to create jobs around the state.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.