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Metro counties line up for state bonding to help fund transportation and transit

Metro counties line up for state bonding to help fund transportation and transit

The upcoming legislative session is not supposed to be a bonding year at the state Legislature, but communities across the Twin Cities will seek state support for regional transit, road and rail projects.

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The Capitol Note: DFL bonding plan greeted with little Republican support

The Capitol Note: DFL bonding plan greeted with little Republican support

House and Senate Democrats agreed to a bonding deal on Wednesday that includes $850 million of borrowing and $200 million of cash for public infrastructure, but Republicans necessary to pass the measure objected late into the night. The House is expected to take up the bill on Thursday.

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Leaders leaning toward pre-agreement on bonding

Leaders leaning toward pre-agreement on bonding

House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt said the DFL and Republican leaders of the two chambers met Wednesday evening to discuss the possibility of coming to a pre-arranged deal on borrowing to fund state infrastructure projects. House Speaker Paul Thissen said on Tuesday that he hoped to reach such a deal, and a Senate DFL spokesman said the upper chamber's leadership would also like to do so.

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The Capitol Note: House and Senate moving on borrowing bills

The Capitol Note: House and Senate moving on borrowing bills

The Senate passed its bonding plan -- like the House it also includes $200 million in cash projects -- onto the Finance Committee, which will hear the bill on Wednesday. Sen. LeRoy Stumpf, DFL-Plummer, said he was pleased with the strong support his bill received in the Senate Capital Investment Committee on Tuesday.

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