Forecast Gives Minnesota $181 M More in '06-'07

Shields, Yvette
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32329, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Minnesota is expecting an additional surplus in the current two-year fiscal 2006-07 budget, according to the state's annual February 2006 economic forecast. The figure represents a revised estimate from just three months ago when the annual November 2005 forecast was release. The Minnesota Department of Finance has predicted a $ 700 million surplus in the current budget in addition to an ending surplus of $ 337 million at the close of fiscal 2005.


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