Senator Carlson Statement on HAVA Funding

St. Paul, Minn. – After five months of legislative obstruction by the Senate, Saturday’s passage of the State Government Omnibus Budget bill included $6.6 million in Help America Vote Act (HAVA) funding to strengthen Minnesota’s election security. In response, ranking minority member on the State Government Committee Senator Jim Carlson (DFL-Eagan) released the following statement. “It’s about damn time.”

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Jim Carlson represents District 51, which includes Eagan and areas of Burnsville.

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