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Week 2- 2018 Session

Week 2 Session Briefing

This week began the second full week of session and featured the release of the 2018 February Budget and Economic Forecast. Minnesota’s $329 million surplus was announced Wednesday. As recently as November the state was predicting a significant deficit.Factors contributing to the state budget surplus include the continued economic strength of the state, the federal tax reform that included a corporate tax cut and the funding of the children’s health insurance program.  (more…)

Day at the Capitol Success!

A huge Thank You to our members for a successful 2018 Day at the Capitol!

On February 22, 2018, members of the Builders Association of Minnesota and members of the Contractors Association of Minnesota came together to meet with their legislators to talk about the issues that pertain to our Industry this 2018 session. (more…)

Advocate and Watchdog Art. II Sec. XI

The year is rapidly coming to a close. To celebrate another memorable year, we’re having our annual industry celebration on December 8th, 2016 at the Mall of America Radisson Blu in Bloomington, MN. We are excited to have you join us to celebrate with your fellow members, and special guests. Congressmen Tom Emmer and Erik Paulsen are both invited, and Herb Tousley of the University of Saint Thomas will give the keynote address. We have a lot to celebrate, and we can’t wait to do so with all of our members! (more…)