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ST. PAUL -- Key legislators agreed on public works spending Wednesday, an important step before lawmakers can finish for the year next week.


Behind-the-scenes negotiations on other major issues, such as constructing stadiums, also were reported to be progressing well.

"We are still poised to finish early," Senate Majority Leader Dean Johnson, DFL-Willmar, told Mary Lahammer on Twin Cities Public Television's "Almanac: At the Capitol."

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.