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Rep. Tom Huntley of Duluth listens during a Thursday meeting of the House Health and Human Services Finance Committee. Danielle Killey | Forum News Service

Legislature; Health funding cuts spur surprise, anger

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ST. PAUL — Elderly and disabled Minnesotans likely would be most hurt by proposed cuts to the state’s health and human services budget that caught many lawmakers by surprise, some advocates say.


Budget outlines House and Senate Democratic leaders released this week propose cutting about $150 million from the human services budget.

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