Minnesota borrowed from feds to cover unemployment comp. Now the interest is piling on.

By: - September 7, 2021 10:14 am

Starting on Sept. 6, a 2.3% interest rate kicked in on federal unemployment loans.(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Minnesota Reformer. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.