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Central Minnesota lawmakers were universally pleased with the February budget forecast showing a shrinking projected budget deficit of $627 million for fiscal years 2014-15, but offered different takes on what the figures mean.


The latest forecast is an improvement from the November budget forecast that showed a projected deficit of $1.1 billion.

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