An Emmer Budget Plan – But Not A Complete One…Yet By Michael McIntee | September 5, 2010 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on MN Governor's Race Subscribe to MN Governor's Race Follow this author Tom Emmer Tom Emmer Tom Emmer’s campaign says he will announce the first of three parts of his budget plan on Labor Day. Emmer’s opponents for Governor of Minnesota, DFLer Mark Dayton and Independence Party candidate Tom Horner have often criticized Emmer for not having a plan to solve Minnesota’s projected budget deficit of $5.8 billion. Emmer, along with fellow Republican and current Governor Tim Pawlenty claim that Minnesota doesn’t have a deficit. Internet willing, The UpTake will carry the announcement live. Press release from the Emmer campaign: Republican gubernatorial nominee Tom Emmer will announce the first part of his budget plan, Tom Emmer’s Jobs Agenda, Monday, September 6th at Permac Industries in Burnsville. Emmer has said that job creation will be his highest priority if he is elected the state’s next governor. Therefore, job creation deserves the focus of the first of his three announcements for a state government budget plan. The second and third announcements will be made over the next two weeks. What Emmer Releases Budget Plan, Part 1: Jobs Agenda Who Gubernatorial Candidate Tom Emmer Lieutenant Governor Candidate Annette Meeks Darlene Miller, President & CEO, Permac Industries Senate Minority Leader Dave Senjem House Minority Leader Kurt Zellers Senator Amy Koch Representative Matt Dean Area Business Leaders When Monday, September 4, 2010 September 6, 2010. (Emmer campaign original press release had the wrong date here) 1:00 p.m. Where Permac Industries 14401 Ewing Avenue South Burnsville, MN 55306-4889 Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.