Governor Mark Dayton gave his eighth and final State of the State address on March 14 to a joint session of the Minnesota Legislature.
State Senator Nick Frentz (DFL-North Mankato) announced passage today of legislation to protect businesses from questionable lawsuits regarding disability access to businesses.
Sen. Nick Frentz: Votes No to $900 million Republican Tax Bill Citing Numerous Concerns – The Tax Bill Passes and Includes Local Provision
I have several concerns with this bill. One of my biggest concerns is that the bill includes a provision to send public taxpayer dollars to private schools.
Sen. Nick Frentz: Republican Health and Human Services Budget cuts funding to the St. Peter Security Hospital
The Senate Republican majority today cut more than $335 million from the health and human services budget, including cuts to the St. Peter Security Hospital direct care and treatment.
Senator Nick Frentz presented several bills in the Senate Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance Committee on March 20 to advocate for state funds for local projects.
A bill authored by Sen. Nick Frentz (DFL-N. Mankato) and Rep. Clark Johnson (DFL-N. Mankato) that would make rollover protection kits more affordable for school farming programs passed with unanimous, bipartisan support in the Senate Agriculture and Rural Development Policy Committee. Rollover protection kits include a roll bar and a safety belt, which are 99 percent effective in preventing death or serious injury in rollover accidents.