Walz keeps in mind the COVID-19 aid package, which amounts to $ 300-600 million amid budget surpluses


Minnesota’s improved budget forecast released Tuesday is partly due to Minnesotans spending more than expected on products like furniture and electronics and the state government spending less.

Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) on Tuesday released its updated forecast, which projects a surplus of $ 641 billion for fiscal year 2020-21, which ends in June 2021.