Senator Bobby Joe Champion spoke out against Asian Americans becoming the target of xenophobic and bigoted attacks as the COVID-19 pandemic causes fear and confusion in American society.
Senator Bobby Joe Champion (DFL-Minneapolis) was the lead DFL Senator for legislation to provide additional small business security through a DEED State Loan Guarantee Program.
Gov. Tim Walz issued a Shelter-in-Place Executive Order today which asks residents to stay at home except for essential activities in order to slow the spread of coronavirus. This order will go in effect on Friday, March 27 at 11:59 p.m. until Friday, April 10.
Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent, Senator Bobby Joe Champion Respond to Governor’s Announcement of Temporary Restaurant and Bar Closures
DFL Senators Susan Kent and Bobby Joe Champion offer the following response to Governor Tim Walz’s executive order temporarily closing Minnesota restaurants and bars to dine-in customers.
Minnesota Management and Budget today released the February budget forecast, estimating a $1.53 billion budgetary balance. The balance is $181 million more than the November 2019 forecast. “Working together to build the state all Minnesotans deserve includes fiscal responsibility,” said Assistant Senate DFL Leader… Read More »Sens. Champion & Hayden respond to the February Budget Forecast