Senator Foung Hawj (DFL-St. Paul) joined Gov. Tim Walz for the signing ceremony of three important bills he has been working on into law today.
During the final weeks of the 2019 Legislative Session, the class of 6th graders from the South Ridge School of Culver paid a visit to the State Capitol, with a tour and meeting with their elected officials including Senator David Tomassoni (DFL-Chisholm).
Sen. Torres Ray presents 2019 Diversity Legislative Initiatives at the MPUC’s meeting on workforce diversity
State Senator Patricia Torres Ray (DFL-Minneapolis) participated in the First Minnesota Public Utilities Commission’s planning meeting on Workforce Diversity in the Energy Industry on Tuesday, May 28. She provided an overview of the 2019 Diversity Legislative Initiative she co-authored with Rep. Ruth Richardson.
After five months of legislative obstruction by the Senate, Saturday’s passage of the State Government Omnibus Budget bill included $6.6 million in Help America Vote Act (HAVA) funding to strengthen Minnesota’s election security.