This budget would implement historic levels of funding for our schools, establish a public option to drive down costs and expand access to high-quality health care, and support necessary improvements to our state’s infrastructure.
Increasing affordable housing, improving infrastructure, and stimulating additional private investments across Duluth’s East Hillside are some of the key components of legislation creating a Medical Exchange District in Duluth.
Senator Erik Simonson named Ranking Minority Member on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy Committee
On Monday State Senator Erik Simonson (DFL-Duluth) was named the ranking minority member on the Senate Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy Committee for the 2019-2020 legislative sessions.
Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) today announced budgetary balances of $1.544 billion in the new biennium and $456 million in the following biennium but warned legislators that economic growth is slowing.
Senator Erik Simonson, Representative and Majority Whip-elect Liz Olson, and Representative Jennifer Schultz are participating in a legislative breakfast on Thursday, December 6 at 8 a.m. at Glensheen with students, staff, and administrators from the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
As I’ve always said, job creation and environmental protection is not an either/or proposition – we can absolutely do both.