Northwoods Politics: How much to bond?
The Minnesota Legislature's main job next session is crafting a public works bonding bill. Senate Capital Investment Committee Chairman Keith Langseth, DFL-Fergus Falls, predicts a $1 billion bill, with $3 billion in requests. Might the Legislature lift its traditional cap of no more than 3 percent of general revenues for debt service? Click here to read Brad Swenson's Northwoods Politics blog.