Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement at the close of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Hibbing, Minn.
Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement in response to the 2020 Senate Republican agenda.
Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, released the following statement after Senate Republicans once again refused to hold a public hearing or take public testimony on DFL bills aimed at gun safety.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — DFL members of the Minnesota Senate today announced the new statewide Senate DFL Clean Energy and Climate Caucus. The new caucus will focus on growing clean energy in Minnesota and combatting the effects of climate change. The caucus includes 29 members of the Senate DFL, including Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, […] Read more
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — DFL members of the Minnesota Senate will launch a new statewide Senate DFL Clean Energy and Climate Caucus at a news conference Tuesday, Dec. 10.
WHO: Senate DFL Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook
Sen. Nick Frentz, DFL-North Mankato
Eric Pasi, Chief Development Officer, IPS Solar
Jessica Looman, Executive Director, Minnesota State Building and Construction Trades Council
Members of the Senate DFL
WHERE: Capitol Press Room B971
WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 10 a.m.
Republicans, the majority in the chamber, have failed to hold public hearings on several important bills, curtailing key input. Minnesota is one of just two states in the country with a split legislature — one chamber led by a different political party than the other. While this can certainly be frustrating for the party in […] Read more