Peter Callaghan

A new Minnesota law is saving certain kinds of businesses

The Minnesota Legislature did something nice for a batch of state businesses during the 2021 session: passing a law that could save them hundreds of millions of dollars in federal income taxes.  The change was all the more attractive to lawmakers from both parties because it didn’t cost the state a penny. Known as the […]Read More

Why a new push for the ‘Page Amendment’ could end

To understand how much a proposed state constitutional amendment championed by Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President and CEO Neel Kashkari and retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page has mixed up politics at the Capitol, the first thing to know is that Republican Sens. Roger Chamberlain and Michelle Benson have a position on the […]Read More