In response, our reform package will direct property tax relief to Minnesota job creators. We will improve the Angel Investment Tax Credit program, and continue improving our permitting process. We’ll create a Small Business Regulatory Review Board that will review current rules and repeal those that are outdated or duplicative. We’d also like to reform prevailing wage laws to lower the cost of construction projects.
In order to have a highly skilled workforce, we must improve our education system and reward our most effective teachers. This includes pay linked to teacher and student performance, and removing barriers to get rid of those who aren’t making the grade. We’ll also have a plan to turnaround the lowest achieving Minnesota schools.
Read the whole piece from Sunday's Albert Lea Tribune.