Some bonding projects survive, but Pawlenty veto negates all
Many Bemidji area projects made it into the final public works bill approved by the Legislature late Monday night, but all will be for naught as Gov. Tim Pawlenty vows to veto the entire package.
As the bill passed the Legislature, Pawlenty in a letter to legislative leaders from Washington, D.C., said he would veto the measure, which calls for $999.93 million in spending.
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