The Senate Rules Committee forwarded a bill this week that exempts the Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 pipeline proposal from the Public Utilities Commission certificate of need and routing permitting process. The bill allows Enbridge Energy, at its sole discretion, the ability to construct, own and operate the pipeline and associated facilities along the route proposed […] Read more
State Sen. Ron Latz today announced his intention to offer two amendments to the omnibus finance bill on the Senate floor Thursday. Sen. Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement in support of these proposals.
Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, held a press conference today regarding two gun violence prevention amendments that will be offered during the Senate’s Floor Session on Thursday.
The Legislature is racing against a fast-approaching May 21 deadline to complete big unfinished business.
A bill aimed at protecting the rights of service animal owners passed the Minnesota Senate yesterday.
Senator Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood) and dozens of Greater White Bear Lake Area residents dressed in bright yellow shirts provided public testimony at an April 19 Capital Investment Committee hearing about the benefits of a multi-use paved trail around White Bear Lake.