Governor Walz Disbursing Some of Minnesota Surplus in Tax Rebate ChecksWhat does Republican Governor Kristi Noem do when South Dakota runs a budget surplus? What does Democratic Governor Tim Walz do when Minnesota runs a budget surplus? Sends some of it straight back to taxpayers who can use it most:Distribution of special tax rebates is targeted for September for more than 2.5 million Minnesotans who qualify. “That’s going to help pay for groceries, going to help pay for school supplies, help pay for rent, child care,” he said. Minnesota Republicans are complaining the rebate plan isn’t big enough (also heard from Republicans: that’s what she said), and even Governor Walz wanted to write bigger checks to send back even more of the surplus, but compared to South Dakota’s surplus rebate plan, those Minnesota rebate checks, like Minnesota’s surplus itself, are positively robust.
June 03, 2023 18:24 UTC
The win over the Foxes, who have now lost five out of five, has breathed fresh life into the Steelbacks' campaign, and Lynn said: “It's a huge result. AdvertisementAdvertisement"The boys have just lacked a little bit of belief so far, and we're in a good spot at the minute. We’ve won two for the season, we're going to have to win seven or eight to make the playoffs. AdvertisementAdvertisementThere were still some areas for improvement, but overall it was a much better performance from Northants, and Lynn is hoping that improvement continues. The Steelbacks claimed the win over the Foxes without the injured Ricardo Vasconcelos.
June 03, 2023 16:01 UTC
Austin noted that the US is also committed to deterring North Korea's missile threat and China’s claims on Taiwan. China disagreed with Austin’s claim that Beijing is unwilling to engage on military crisis management. Lieutenant General Jing Jianfeng said that Beijing reiterates its sovereignty over islands in the South China Sea and adjacent waters. Austin called for China to engage in regular, direct communications to prevent a possible conflict. The defense secretary underscored that big countries invading their peaceful neighbors with impunity is dangerous, citing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
June 03, 2023 15:07 UTC
Around 12,000 members of the train drivers’ union Aslef have taken part in the mass walkout, with 15 rail companies affected. The industrial action takes place on a busy day for London, with the FA Cup final between Manchester City and Manchester United at Wembley and the Epsom Derby, as well as other sporting and music events, including a Beyonce concert. One Manchester United fan who spent £300 to reach the match said the train strikes were a “nightmare”. “I think people watching will be tired because they’ve got up so early to be here.”He added: “It’s been a nightmare. I understand why people are frustrated, it’s a double-edged sword, but I think everyone will have a wonderful day out.
June 03, 2023 13:39 UTC
Mount from Chelsea | Football | Sport | Express.co.uk"/>The Blues have informed Manchester United of their demand for £70 million for Mason Mount after the two clubs initiated formal discussions regarding the transfer of the English midfielder. United's confidence in reaching an agreement for Mount is growing, and they are preparing to submit an opening offer for the 24-year-old following the FA Cup Final. While Chelsea are reluctant to part ways with Mount, they are willing to sell him to secure a transfer fee rather than risk losing him for free next summer when his contract expires. Mount has been identified as a key summer transfer target by United manager Erik ten Hag, alongside Tottenham striker Harry Kane. Manchester United | talkSPORT"/>Liverpool had been considered favorites to sign Mount, and Arsenal also showed interest in him.
June 03, 2023 12:36 UTC
Jurgen Klopp reviews Liverpool's 4-4 draw with SouthamptonLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is effectively tasked with building two starting XIs ahead of next season. While the duo of Alexis Mac Allister and Khephren Thuram could reasonably be expected to slot into the first-team, three other arrivals would boost a second-string XI for the Europa League. Zieler was once a full German international and he has made over 300 appearances across two spells with Hannover. SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. Manu Kone is among those Liverpool are reportedly targeting this summer
June 03, 2023 07:18 UTC
The 18-year-old played in the Danny Gamble PSA 3k tournament in Canterbury and came out on top with a series of impressive displays that saw her beat the top two seeds. Advertisement Hide AdAdvertisement Hide AdBut the number three seed showed all her fighting spirit to produce a fantastic comeback to win 3/2. Asia Harris has added a third PSA title to her list of squash achievements. Then it was onto the final to play Allison Thompson, from Scotland, and a tough, closely contested nailbiter was to follow. The former Ackworth School student prevailed, however, in straight sets again – 12/10, 11/6, 13/11.
June 03, 2023 05:01 UTC
Suitcases block the entrance to the Comfort Inn hotel in Pimlico, central LondonA group of asylum seekers has camped outside a hotel in central London for 48 hours in protest over the cramped living conditions inside. On Friday about 20 people could be seen on the pavement outside the three-star Comfort Inn in Pimlico with suitcases used to block the entrance. SponsoredThe protest began on Wednesday when, after being transferred from a hotel in Essex, about 40 asylum seekers were told their new accommodation would mean four people sharing a single room with two bunk beds. The group — from Iraq, Iran, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia and Bangladesh — have vowed to stay on the street until they are each given single rooms at the £153 a night central London hotel, which is listed online as “temporarily closed”.
June 03, 2023 03:49 UTC
Lewes have announced their fourth signing of the summer ahead of the 2023-24 campaign. Former Dartford defender Ronnie Vint has joined the Rooks. The deal comes hot on the heels of the signing of full-back Frazer Shaw from Faversham Town. Lewes have announced their fourth signing of the summer ahead of the 2023-24 campaign. “Ronnie fits the mould of a player I like working with.
June 03, 2023 03:06 UTC
A Slough-based circus will be showcasing ‘mesmerising performances’ at Norden Farm this summer. The circus show, Unity Unleashed: The Elemental Showdown will debut in June and feature a blend of acrobatics, aerial acts and stunts. Leo’s Circus are the performers behind the acts which revolve around the battle between the four elements; earth, water, fire and air. Each day brings a new wave of creativity, collaboration, and sheer determination.”The show will debut at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts on Friday, June 23 at 7pm. Leo’s Circus founder and director Alex Leo said: “The months of planning, organising, and rehearsing are finally coming to fruition, and it's a thrilling moment to see everything coming together.
June 03, 2023 03:01 UTC
Manchester United fans battling through congested motorways on the way south on Saturday afternoon may be thinking and talking of little else. But Erik ten Hag insists his players do not need the added motivation of denying Manchester City a unique piece of football history they believe is theirs and theirs alone. Ten Hag has maintained a steady line over the ‘treble defence’ ever since United qualified for the FA Cup final with their semi-final win over Brighton. “If it is important for the fans it is important for us so we will give everything to win the Cup. It will not give more motivation for the team because for their motivation is already enough – it can’t be more.
June 02, 2023 21:59 UTC
U EFA have decided against axing Champions League Final referee Szymon Marciniak, after concerns were raised about his links to a far-right Polish politician. Marciniak was picked last week to referee the final in Istanbul between Manchester City and Inter Milan on June 10. It is claimed Marchiniak spoke at a business conference on Monday for entrepreneurs which was organised by Slawomir Mentzen, leader of the Confederation party. UEFA conduct a thorough review in light of Marciniak’s appearance at the conference in Katowice, Poland, and have accepted his apology. “I had no knowledge that it was associated a Polish extreme-right movement.
June 02, 2023 20:36 UTC
emily badgerYeah, so we’re particularly interested in places like New York, Washington, where I’m sitting, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle. If you want to work in the tech industry, you move to San Francisco. These college-educated workers in San Francisco who we’ve been talking about are starting to move away in larger numbers. The San Francisco area becomes a net exporter of college graduates to other parts of the country. As of this spring, in the San Francisco metro area, the median cost to buy a single-family home is like $1.25 million.
June 02, 2023 19:37 UTC
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June 02, 2023 16:14 UTC
Brighton supporters will still be struggling to grasp the idea that they will be watching their football club play European football next season. In fact, the right-back has not been seen on a football pitch since March. A break-out season for the talented centre-back saw him look at home in a top-level Premier League team. It is no wonder he has gone into many pundit's Premier League Team of the Season. There seems very little that Pascal Gross cannot do on a football pitch.
June 02, 2023 15:25 UTC