Media advisory from Gov. Mark Dayton's office:
Members of the Press – Minnesotsa Management and Budget announced this morning that $150 million was deposited today into the State Budget Reserve – the first increase in 13 years. These new funds were dedicated to the Reserve by Governor Mark Dayton and the Minnesota Legislature during the 2014 Legislative Session. At $811 million, this is the highest level the Reserve has been at in the state’s history. See below for the MMB news release.