The Republican Senate majority’s supplemental budget finance bill passed the Minnesota Senate today with a vote of 34-31. The bill, which included several controversial provisions, failed to get one DFL vote. Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement.
State Sen. Ron Latz today announced his intention to offer two amendments to the omnibus finance bill on the Senate floor Thursday. Sen. Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement in support of these proposals.
Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, held a press conference today regarding two gun violence prevention amendments that will be offered during the Senate’s Floor Session on Thursday.
The Legislature is racing against a fast-approaching May 21 deadline to complete big unfinished business.
A bill aimed at protecting the rights of service animal owners passed the Minnesota Senate yesterday.
Senator Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood) and dozens of Greater White Bear Lake Area residents dressed in bright yellow shirts provided public testimony at an April 19 Capital Investment Committee hearing about the benefits of a multi-use paved trail around White Bear Lake.