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ST. PAUL -- Four days remain for Minnesota lawmakers to balance the state budget, but little progress was evident Wednesday night as they debated the second major bill in three days headed to a governor's veto.


Also Wednesday, Gov. Tim Pawlenty bought a fishing license early Wednesday afternoon before this weekend's Governor's Fishing Opener, not hampered by budget-balancing talks.

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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.