Minnesota Management and Budget today announced the state’s expected budgetary balance increased $181 million since the November forecast. Senator Karla Bigham released the following statement in response.
To give Minnesota’s children a healthy option in their meals, Senator Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) introduced legislation for the 2020 Legislative Session that would make milk the default beverage for children’s meals in the state.
Bill to prevent the pet store sale of dogs and cats from puppy and kitten mills to be introduced in Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL, MN – Minnesota Senator Karla Bigham and Representative Carlie Kotyza-Witthuhn are introducing bipartisan legislation this session to prevent the pet store sale of dogs and cats from puppy and kitten mills. Minnesota could be the next state to… Read More »Bill to prevent the pet store sale of dogs and cats from puppy and kitten mills to be introduced in Minnesota Legislature
Senator Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) and Representative Tony Jurgens (GOP-Cottage Grove) will introduce legislation to fill the $800,000 gap in funding to complete improvements to safety, traffic flow, and access to Trunk Highway 316.
Today Governor Tim Walz announced the final piece of his bonding bill proposal, which includes funding for the Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park Lower Landing, the St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park Boat Launch, and street light and storm sewer replacement in South St. Paul, in advance of planned improvements to Trunk Highway 156 or Concord Street.
Supporting Minnesota’s veterans will be a top priority for Senator Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) in the 2020 Legislative Session. As a member of the Senate Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy Committee and with the Hastings Veterans Home in the district, Senator Bigham is ready to continue championing the needs of veterans.