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August 27, 2019

State Budget Process Reform: New Rules Can’t Help What Also Troubles Minnesota

“Wagner’s Law” combined with a broken competitive structure in politics underlies and complicates the major challenge of successful state budget process reform.

August 27, 2019

“Fix It or Junk It”

Editor’s note:  As long-time MCFE research director Aaron Twait leaves to embark on his new career, I asked him if there is was one parting recommendation he wanted to leave to the world of state government.  The answer: some frank advice regarding the Minnesota Price of Government.

August 21, 2019

July / August 2019

State Budget Process Reform: New Rules Can’t Help What Also Troubles Minnesota “Wagner’s Law” combined with a broken competitive structure in politics underlies and complicates the major challenge of successful state budget process reform. “Fix It or Junk It” As long-time MCFE research director