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November 17, 2009
House Majority Leader Tony Sertich of Chisholm holds a copy of the state constitution Monday while running a Rules Committee meeting. The panel voted to support a lawsuit challenging Gov. Tim Pawlenty's unilateral cutting of the state budget. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Judge considers overturning unallotment
November 17, 2009 - 7:21am
July 6, 2009
Commissioner Tom Hanson of Minnesota Management and Budget tells legislative leaders that they did not pass a fully balanced budget until the last eight minutes of the 2008 legislative session. That comment in a Tuesday meeting brought fierce arguments from the leaders.
Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Democrats will continue to discuss unallotment
July 6, 2009 - 7:25am
July 1, 2009
Up to 4,700 job loses expected in unallotment
July 1, 2009 - 7:35am
June 29, 2009
Cities won't sue over unallotment
June 29, 2009 - 7:37am
June 19, 2009
Members of the Welfare Rights Committee protest budget cuts proposed by Gov. Tim Pawlenty during a Thursday meeting about the cuts. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Democrats call unallotment illegal
June 19, 2009 - 8:17am
June 17, 2009
Unallotment quotes
June 17, 2009 - 8:20am
Gov. Tim Pawlenty explains how he decided to cut nearly $2.7 billion in state spending, an attempt to balance the state budget. With him is Commissioner Tom Hanson of Minnesota Management and Budget. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Pawlenty lays out his budget cuts
June 17, 2009 - 8:10am
June 16, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty announces two weeks ago that he will not run for a third term. At the same time, he said he was looking into how to cut state spending, but would save small cities from deep cuts. File photo by Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Unallotment decision comes Tuesday
June 16, 2009 - 7:15am
May 20, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Tuesday says he soon will begin deciding what parts of the budget to cut since lawmakers adjourned for the year without an overall agreement with him. Don Davis - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Un-session brings unallotment
May 20, 2009 - 7:28am
May 18, 2009
Unallotment unusual, but known in Capitol
May 18, 2009 - 7:26am