As a Minnesota State Senator of Hmong descent, I cannot be more content to have this ancient replica of peace and tranquility, and the Hmong heritage wall made from the home of our ancestors to be placed here in the district that I represent.
The court’s decision is the latest attempt at busting public unions and will not serve people’s best interests nor will it be positive to the long-term security of workers, families, and future jobs.
I am pleased with the PUC’s decision to unanimously approve the Line 3 replacement project after a years-long impartial vetting and public comment process.
I applaud the PUC on their thoughtful consideration of this infrastructure project.
My district provides significant employment opportunities for public teachers, corrections officers, and college instructions, who for decades have joined together to collectively bargain for compensation, benefits, and working conditions. Unions are a hallmark of middle-class prosperity.
President Trump’s hateful words and actions against Muslims everywhere and immigrants on our southern border will not stand. Let us recreate an America that is welcoming to people of all colors, cultures, and religious beliefs.