Balancing the Budget

The 2011 legislative session will present many challenges to the Legislature and Gov. Dayton. One of the biggest issues, and one that will take months of debate, is balancing the state’s $6 billion budget deficit. The next few months will be difficult as we discuss possible solutions, but we are presented with the opportunity to […] Read more

Senator Reinert Sworn in as Legislative Session Begins

Senator Roger Reinert was sworn in at the Capitol on January 4 as the 2011 Legislative Session began. Sen. Reinert was elected on November 2 and represents Senate District 7, which includes most of the City of Duluth. “I’m very excited to be a state senator and I’m ready to get to work,” he noted. […] Read more

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