But what are we waiting for?
We keep say we are waiting to hear what leadership decides on transportation, taxes and bonding, before we can tell you more about what will happen (or not happen) in education this year. But what does that mean? What decisions have to be made? What is in the balance? MPR News interviewed “leadership:” Governor Dayton, Speaker of the House Kurt Daudt, and Majority Leader Tom Bakk, this week about compromises they have to make before anyone knows what can be spent upon everything else the state pays for, including education.