This past Monday, Mounds View city council raised the minimum age to purchase tobacco to 21 years old within city limits.
Last week, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency announced new findings in their investigation of the Water Gremlin Plant, prompting Senator Jason Isaacson (DFL-Shoreview) to call for the immediate shutdown of the Water Gremlin plant, as well as an additional investigation and testing for the surrounding area.
Bipartisan legislation passed unanimously off the Senate floor today in response to the toxic release of Trichloroethylene (TCE) at the Water Gremlin Company. Senator Jason Isaacson (DFL-Shoreview) released the following statement in response.
Minnesota’s redistricting process would be completed by a nonpartisan commission if voters approve a constitutional amendment introduced by Senator Jason Isaacson (DFL-Shoreview). The bill, SF 2233, would ensure a fair process in drawing balanced congressional and legislative districts following the 2020 census.
Earlier today, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) announced they are investigating possible community exposures to high levels of trichloroethylene (TCE), an industrial solvent used by a manufacturer in White Bear Township.
“I’m pleased with Minnesota’s relatively strong fiscal health in recent years but warnings of an economic slowdown from our state’s top budget officials are cause for concern,” said Senator Jason Isaacson (DFL-Shoreview).