Column: Four years of failures
ST. PAUL -- In January 2007 -- when Rep. Margaret Anderson Kelliher, DFL-Minneapolis, assumed the post of speaker of the House -- the second most powerful job in state government, the state budget outlook was positive. The state budget forecast projected a $2 billion surplus for the next two-year cycle.
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