Sen. Bobby Joe Champion, Rep. Raymond Dehn, and Rep. Fue Lee to hold a town hall meeting

St. Paul, Minn.— State Senator Bobby Joe Champion (DFL-Minneapolis) along with Rep. Raymond Dehn (DFL-Minneapolis) and Rep. Fue Lee (DFL-Minneapolis) are holding a Town Hall meeting on Monday, Feb. 19 to discuss issues facing the 2018 legislative session. Town hall meetings are informal public forums that give members of the community an opportunity to meet with their legislators to talk about emerging issues. The legislators will be informing community members of their roles and how they can help area residents.

The legislators have invited two special guests to participate in the meeing: City Council Member Jeremiah Ellison and County Commissioner Linda Higgins.

“We urge citizens to attend our town hall meetings so we can hear your concerns,” the legislators said. “Town hall meetings give us a better understanding of the issues that matter to our district and ideas on how to solve them.”

Meeting details:
Monday, Feb. 19
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center (UROC)
2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55412
Room 105

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Food will be served
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Meeting/Listening Session
For more information regarding the town meetings, please call the office of Sen Bobby Joe Champion at 651-296-9246

DFL legislators to host listening session for New American Communities

ST. PAUL, Minn Minnesota legislators are inviting members of the New American Communities to the state capitol to have their voices heard during an informational listening session to help build mutual understanding.

WHO: Sen. Foung Hawj (DFL-St. Paul) and Rep. Rena Moran (DFL-St. Paul) are co-hosting the event alongside Rep. Ilhan Omar (DFL-Minneapolis), Sen. Patricia Torres-Ray (DFL-Minneapolis), Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Rep. Fue Lee (DFL-Minneapolis) and Sen. Melisa Franzen (DFL-Edina).

WHAT: A listening session that is intended to serve as an opportunity for emerging communities to have their voices heard at the Capitol, and for legislators to learn more about these communities.

WHERE: Minnesota Senate Building, Room 1200.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 5 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.