Talking Points: Minnesotans know how to balance the state's budget
The people of Minnesota have spoken -- at least 600 or so -- and they've decided state lawmakers should take a balanced approach to solving the state's budget deficit crisis.
In fact, 600 or so Minnesotans did more than just demand that the Legislature and governor use a combination of tax increases and spending cuts to resolve a deficit estimated at $5.8 million. These folks showed lawmakers how it could be done.
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