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A compromise is needed by Monday's end

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As the final days of the 2009 legislative session are wrapping up we need to see some kind of compromise between Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the DFL majority or else face a special session.


It seems that neither Pawlenty nor DFL legislators are willing to budge. But this is no ordinary session and the state needs to see a budget for the next biennium soon.

On Thursday, Pawlenty announced that he would begin cutting, line-by-line, and find places to use unallotment.

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