Senators Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, Sandy Pappas, DFL-St. Paul, and Kari Dziedzic, DFL-Minneapolis, the three minority members of the Judiciary Committee, released the following statement after Governor Tim Walz called on Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka to hold hearings on gun bills this fall.
Senator Greg Clausen (DFL-Apple Valley) stood by today as Governor Tim Walz signed a bill into law to correct history and replace the current WWI memorial plaque on the Capitol grounds with a new plaque that honors all WWI veterans who served at home and abroad.
Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, released the following statement in the wake of the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas over the weekend.
Senator Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, co-authored a bill to expand the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) this past legislative session. Today, it was signed into law.
Earlier this week, a court decision was granted allowing an extension of the August 1 deadline to cease operations of the Northern Metals facility in north Minneapolis. In response, legislators representing the constituents affected by this facilities operation released the following statement calling on the deadline to be enforced.