DFL Senators respond to Republican budget targets

DFL Senators respond to Republican budget targets

St. Paul, Minn.—Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights), and DFL Senators will hold a press conference Friday April 28 to respond to Republican budget targets.

 

Who Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook),

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis)

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury),

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights),

and DFL Senators

 

What Press Conference to respond to Republican budget targets

 

When

 

Where

11:00 a.m. Friday April 28, 2017

 

B971 Capitol Press Conference Room

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