Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto is an editor for MPR News.

Stories by Paul Tosto

In the economic game, Minnesota is pulling away from Wisconsin

<p>There used to be a healthy economic competition between Minnesota and Wisconsin. The states were neck-and-neck for years in employment growth and other key indicators. It became even more fun with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker&#8217;s &#8220;Wisconsin Open for Business&#8221; rhetoric. For awhile, it really sounded like Wisconsin was eating our lunch. Back in February, a Wisconsin <a class="more-link" href="http://blogs.mprnews.org/statewide/2013/06/in-the-economic-game-minnesota-is-pulling-away-from-wisconsin/"><span>Read more</span> &rarr;</a></p>