HOPE is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to ensuring political and economic parity for Latinas through leadership, advocacy, and education to the benefit of all communities and the status of women.
“This is an important opportunity to gather information and apply it to my legislative service in Minnesota, especially as it relates to our mining and farming industries.”
This is such an important issue for our state that I’ve joined a group of legislators, economists, business leaders, and citizens to explore the topic. We’ll be meeting at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Minnesota Discovery Center, 1005 Discovery Drive, Chisholm. I invite you to join us because we want to hear from everyone.
To some, our Legislature appears to be transforming into Washington, D.C., mired in partisan gridlock. To me, I see an opportunity for Minnesotans to set ourselves apart and become a beacon of good governance for the rest of the country.
The Start Early Funders Coalition advances public policy and community support for affordable, accessible, high quality care and education in Minnesota so that all children have a strong and healthy start and are prepared to contribute to our state’s vitality.
In the end, intense lobbying from some providers killed a bipartisan plan to protect seniors and other vulnerable Minnesotans. Infuriated consumer advocates like AARP Minnesota sent a letter to legislative leaders expressing their disappointment in the outcome of the session.