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LGA reform bill heard in House committee


BEMIDJI – A bill that would reform the way the state sends Local Government Aid (LGA) to cities like Bemidji was heard in a legislative committee Wednesday night.

The bill, authored by Moorhead DFLer Rep. Ben Lien, went through more than an hour of debate in the property and local tax division of the House taxes committee before it was laid over for possible inclusion in the division report.

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John Hageman
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