KXLT-TV: Proposed bill could bring in big money to southeastern Minnesota

EXCERPT: “$25,000,000 could be coming to southeastern Minnesota. State lawmakers will introduce a bill on Thursday to potentially generate new economic growth. Both state senators and representatives from the area believe the eleven county region of southeastern Minnesota has a strong economy, but they see a few areas that could use a boost. Healthcare, agriculture, manufacturing, child care and business startups are some of the key areas Senator Jeremy Miller believes his proposed revolving loan fund can help out. ‘The idea would be to provide capital to cities, counties, developers, small businesses, to promote economic growth and prosperity,’ said Miller, (R) Winona. The proposed bill would establish the ‘Southeast Minnesota Diversification Loan Fund’ or ‘Southeast DLF’ for short.” FULLSTORY: http://bit.ly/2XDNXeZ