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ST. PAUL -- If Minnesota were an airplane, it would crash because it is overweight, the Senate tax chairwoman said as debate began on a measure making major changes to the state tax system.


"It appears we have too much weight and not enough fuel to get to our next destination..." said Sen. Julianne Ortman, R-Chanhassen. "We are going to have to have an emergency landing."

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