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The Capitol Note: MNsure budget questioned as enrollment lags

Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, reminded MNsure leaders they would need to submit a budget by March 15. (Staff photo: Peter Bartz-Gallagher)

1.) The state health insurance exchange has about one month to present a 2015 budget to the Legislature, but probably won’t know its full financial picture until several weeks past that point. Lawmakers, especially Republicans, peppered interim MNsure CEO Scott ...

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Honour leads GOP governor fundraising

Candidate fundraising disclosures in the gubernatorial race are not due until the end of this month, but some entrants just couldn’t wait to tell the public how much they received. Three Republican candidates have released their totals so far, and Gov. Mark Dayton has preemptively hinted at his own total, giving some indication of the shape of the race at the onset of the election year.

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