Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope) received an award in celebration of the 10th anniversary of legislation requiring the executive branch to develop and comply with an accessibility standard.
Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope), the 2019 minority committee lead on taxes, will be on the conference committee for the omnibus tax bill.
A bill aimed at protecting the rights of service animal owners passed the Minnesota Senate yesterday.
State Senator Ann H. Rest, DFL-New Hope, has released the following statement in response to Senate Republicans releasing a $900 million tax bill target. Sen. Rest serves at the Ranking Member on the Senate Tax Committee.
Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook) has appointed freshman Sen. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights) Assistant Leader. Laine joins Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis) and Sen. Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), also Senate DFL Caucus Assistant Leaders, in her new role.
Members of the Minnesota Senate and House met today in a conference committee to discuss a joint proposal for a tax omnibus bill. The proposal provides $258 million in tax relief for Minnesotans and their families, and helps combat the growing burden of student debt. Several priorities of the Senate DFL Caucus are found in the conference committee agreement, including an expansion of the Working Family Credit, property tax relief, and a student loan payment tax credit.