Listen: A look at Minnesota Taxpayer's League
0:00 | 00

State lawmakers return to St. Paul from the Easter recess tomorrow . They'll spend most of the next month focusing on addressing Minnesota's $4.2 BILLION dollar budget shortfall. Republican Governor Tim Pawlenty is adamant the budget should be balanced WITHOUT raising taxes. Pawlenty campaigned heavily on a no new tax pledge...a pledge originally promoted by an organization called the Taxpayers League of Minnesota. In just a few years, Taxpayers League has become a major force in Minnesota politics.

Funders
This file was digitized with the help of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

This Story Appears in the Following Collections