State budget talks: 'Deal or No Deal'
As the legislative calendar days tick away at the State Capitol, the question being asked by all those congre-gating under the dome is ... will there be a budget deal?
The buzz grows louder with each passing day about the prospects of Gov. Pawlenty reaching an agreement on the $1 billion budget deficit with the DFL leadership before the scheduled session adjournment in mid-May. Two months of the legislative session have passed with only two significant items having been resolved.
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