Senate, House DFL Leaders to Push Back on Republican Obstructionism

SAINT PAUL, Minn. — In one of only two divided legislatures in the United States, commonsense bills for statewide progress have been refused public hearings in the Republican-controlled state Senate. Senate and House DFL leaders will join together Thursday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m. to call on the Republican Senate to work across the partisan aisle to help build the kind of state Minnesotans deserve.

WHO: Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook

Assistant Senate DFL Leader Jeff Hayden, DFL-Minneapolis

Speaker of the House Melissa Hortman, DFL-Brooklyn Park

Assistant Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent, DFL-Woodbury

House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler, DFL-Golden Valley

WHAT: Press conference with DFL leaders from the Minnesota Senate and House calling on Senate Republicans to stop blocking progress for Minnesotans.

WHERE: Capitol Press Room B971

WHEN: Thursday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m.

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