Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent Statement on Senate COVID-19 Response Working Group

The Minnesota Senate has announced a bipartisan COVID-19 Response Working Group. The working group will focus on the legislative response to COVID-19 and allow for public input, testimony, and feedback. Read More

Education Coping with COVID-19

Senator Chuck Wiger offers the following commentary on the effects of COVID-19 on Minnesota's education systems. Read More

Senator Champion denounces coronavirus discrimination

Senator Bobby Joe Champion spoke out against Asian Americans becoming the target of xenophobic and bigoted attacks as the COVID-19 pandemic causes fear and confusion in American society. Read More

Senator Tomassoni Supports Coronavirus Response Bill

In response to the growing challenge of the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota, the legislature passed a $331.5 million relief package Thursday providing additional resources for state agencies, workers, businesses, and other entities in the fight against the virus. Read More

Senator Carlson Statement on COVID-19 Relief Bill

In response to the growing challenge of the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota, the legislature passed a $331.5 million relief package yesterday providing additional resources for state agencies, workers, businesses, and other entities in the fight against the virus. Read More

Senate Passes COVID-19 Relief Package

In response to the growing challenge of the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota, a $331.5 million legislative package was passed today providing additional resources for state agencies, workers, businesses, and other entities in the fight against the virus. Read More

COVID-19 Minnesota Fund Included in COVID-19 Response Legislation

Today, the Minnesota Senate passed a bipartisan bill providing support for Minnesotans impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill includes the creation of the COVID-19 Minnesota Fund, which transfers $200 million from the general fund to ensure state resources are immediately available to respond to the needs of our state and citizenry. Read More

COVID-19 Response Legislation Includes Diapers and Toilet Paper for SNAP Recipients

The Minnesota Senate passed a bipartisan bill to provide support for Minnesotans impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Senator Jason Isaacson votes for aid packages in response to the impacts of COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Minnesota Senate floor session took place today where they passed a $331.5 million relief package providing additional resources for state agencies, businesses, workers and other entities. Read More

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Bigham Supports COVID-19 Relief Bill

In response to the growing challenge of the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota, the legislature passed a $331.5 million relief package today providing additional resources for state agencies, workers, businesses, and other entities in the fight against the virus. Read More