Conservationists watching outdoor money carefully
By Scott Wente
St. Paul Capitol Bureau
ST. PAUL - Conservation and environmental advocates are watching Minnesota lawmakers to make sure they properly spend tax money that is dedicated to the outdoors.
Proponents of the voter-approved constitutional amendment dedicating a statewide sales tax increase to the outdoors, parks and the arts said Thursday that they generally like how legislators are preparing the amendment's first spending package.
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