Governor Walz is expected to unveil his state budget proposal today (Tues). Carleton College political scientist says there will be plenty of wrangling between Republicans and Democrats…

“So the question is where and how can you cut spending and where and how can you raise taxes. There are reports that the governor is going to propose an increase in the taxes on high-income Minnesotans and Republicans will be opposed to that.”

The Democrat-led House supports the governor’s proposal to increase taxes on the state’s highest earners. Lawmakers must agree on a budget to avoid a shutdown.