Minnesota Senate DFL

The Minnesota Senate DFL is committed to working together to build the state all Minnesotans deserve with high-quality education, affordable and accessible health care, and increasing support for working families. The values we share bring our communities together and serve as a guide for how we make our state work better for all of us, no matter what we look like or where we come from.

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Native American Caucus send letter to Representative Stauber

The Native American Caucus of the Minnesota Legislature sent a letter (see attached) to Representative Peter Stauber today condemning his opposing statement to the appointment of Representative Deb Ha…

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Senator Bigham Co-Authors Bill to Support K-12 Education

Senator Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) has signed on as a co-author for the K-12 Education Support Bill (S.F.64), introduced Thursday by Senator Chuck Wiger. This legislation will provide additional…

Senator Wiger Introduces K-12 Education Support Bill

Senator Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood) introduced legislation Thursday increasing support to students who have been impacted by COVID-19.

Senator Wiger Introduces National Popular Vote Compact Bill

Senator Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood) introduced legislation Monday adding Minnesota to the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, which would guarantee Minnesota’s electoral votes to the winner of…

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Senator Clausen announces Regent candidate recommendations

The Regent Candidate Advisory Council on Friday, January 8, 2021 recommended 12 candidates to fill four open spots on the University Board of Regents. The recommendations came after a week of intervie…