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A proposed tax break to Minnesota business property owners will go to businesses that don't create jobs says Senator Ken Kelash (DFL-MInneapolis). That statement, while true, brought a scolding from Senator Geoff Michel (R-Edina). Senator Michel: I want to be careful on this one Senator Kelash. The job providers that are coming into this room, in front of this committee, we're thankful. Thankful to them. Senator Kelash: Mr. Chair I'm not trying to attack them. Senator Michel: Senator Kelash let me finish then if you need to, if you need to either correct or revise your question, we are thankful for what you're doing in Minnesota. Without a thriving private sector economy, there's not much reason for this state capitol to even exist. And so, what we're trying to do today, with kind of a first things first mentality is to answer that question 'what can we do for Minnesota job creators.' Minnesota job creators. So I don't for a moment suddenly leap to the conclusion that somebody is just going to pocket this tax cut. Senator Kelash: Mr. Chair. Senator Michel: Senator Kelash I wanted to get, I wanted to make that clear Senator Kelash: This is spending taxpayers, tax dollars and it's not focused on job creators specifically. It's focused on a much broader, whether people create a tax. The Governor's proposal to offer business incentives to hire people at $3000, that's specifically going to it. So what I'm trying to do is get the efficiency of this cut in relationship to job ...