It's now three weeks from the required end of Minnesota's regular 2019 legislative session, and the state House and Senate have been putting in long hours to pass their versions of a new state budget. Soon, they'll need to merge the competing visions and strike a deal with Gov. Tim Walz.
MPR News host Cathy Wurzer checked in with MPR News political reporter Brian Bakst for the latest on the legislative session as May arrives.
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