Religious Freedom Day Resolution – January 16th

Senator John Marty (Roseville) & Rep. Todd Lippert (Northfield) announced plans to introduce a Joint Resolution in the House and Senate to recognize each January 16th as “Religious Freedom Day” in Minnesota.

Taking on Big Money in Politics

Putting the everyday concerns of Minnesotans above high-powered, big-money special interests is the focus of a sweeping package of government ethics and campaign finance reform bills introduced this week by Senator John Marty (DFL-Roseville), the author of Minnesota’s longstanding lobbyist Gift Ban.

Anti-Poverty Legislative Package Introduced

A legislative package increasing the state’s minimum wage to $16/hr, raise the Minnesota Family Investment Program Grant, fully fund the Child Care Assistance Program, and double the Working Family Tax Credit were introduced by Senator John Marty (DFL-Roseville) and Representative Carlos Mariani (DFL-St. Paul).