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Leaders, governor in last-ditch budget talks

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Minnesota legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Pawlenty may make one last attempt today to hammer out a budget deal, with a midnight deadline looming.


A meeting was scheduled for 10:45 a.m., the first high-level meeting since mid-day Saturday, but that was delayed until 12:15 p.m. at legislative leaders' request.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.