AUDIO: All major budget bills passed out of the House

House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler says all major budget bills have passed out of the House.

Winkler says after this week, House and Senate leaders will negotiate the budget items to come up with one budget that will pass through the House and Senate and end up on the Governor’s desk.

Other items this week included more advancement on the recreational marijuana bill, as well as supplemental public safety funding.

Listen to the full interview with House Majority Leader Winkler here.


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers events and issues in north central Minnesota, which include local government, crime, courts, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University and received her degree in 2018. Larissa, native to the great state of New York, grew up in Bemidji, and enjoys spending her spare time with her family and pet cat. She also loves Star Trek, punk rock music and the theater.


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