Senate advances 'Lights On' shutdown bill

The Republican-controlled Minnesota Senate is moving ahead with a 'Lights On' bill that would continue government spending at current levels in the event a real budget can't be passed before July 1. The vote in the Finance Committee Thursday night was a dramatic move amid a backdrop of stalled negotiations between Gov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders.
Published: 11:03 PM CDT May 16, 2019
Updated: 11:03 PM CDT May 16, 2019