The bedrock of a strong democracy is the act of voting. Each citizen has the awesome responsibility to cast their ballot to choose our leaders and to create a government for the people by the people.
Minnesota’s firefighters will receive vital supplemental state health assistance thanks to the Hometown Heroes Assistance Program, chief authored by Senator Steve Cwodzinski (DFL-Eden Prairie) and Representative Cheryl Youakim (DFL-Hopkins). The bipartisan legislation, SF2264 and HF1782, addresses the alarmingly high incidence of cancer, cardiac issues and emotional trauma facing the state’s 22,000 firefighters.
Today’s proposal makes a historic investment in the basic funding formula, which will guarantee that every student in Minnesota gets a world-class education.
Legislation improving financial literacy for students was presented by Senator Steve Cwodzinksi (DFL – Eden Prairie) on Monday, his first bill to get committee hearings in the 2019 Legislative Session.