Thissen says “voters told us loud and clear that they don’t want roadblock, gridlock politics.” He added that compromise will “not be a dirty word.”
Asked if that means the DFL majorities will increase taxes on the wealthy as Governor Dayton has often requested, Thissen says that needs to be looked at in the context of all tax policy.
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