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Rep. Mary Sawatzky of Willmar uses her smartphone Friday as other Minnesota House members debate a public works financing bill.

Budget bills begin march to governor's office

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators have taken baby steps in passing a $38 billion, two-year budget that must be finished by midnight Monday.

The biggest step so far was set to come late Friday or early today as the House edged toward approving money for state-subsidized health programs, the second-largest part of the state budget.

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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.
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