Senator Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) expressed deep disappointment in the public safety package pushed through by Republicans today on the Senate floor. She released the following statement in response to the legislation.
On Monday, June 8, 2020, Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent and DFL members will hold a media availability regarding a special session.
Minneapolis Senators Kari Dziedzic, Jeff Hayden, Bobby Joe Champion, Patricia Torres Ray and Scott Dibble released the following joint statement encouraging area residents to comply with the 8 pm curfew tonight.
Minneapolis and St. Paul DFL Legislators denounce Sen. Eichorn’s comments on Minnesotans experiencing homelessness
The Minneapolis and St. Paul delegation of DFL Senators released the following statement in response to Sen. Justin Eichorn’s insensitive comments equating Minnesotans experiencing homelessness to camping in the Boundary Waters in Northern Minnesota.
Senator Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) is the lead DFL Senator negotiating legislation to provide funding for addressing homelessness, housing stability and to codify into law Governor Walz’s Executive Order to prevent eviction proceedings during the COVID-19 outbreak. Last Wednesday, Sen. Dziedzic participated in a media availability today to highlight the urgency and encourage Senate Republicans to address issues of housing stability.
In response to today’s passage of legislation to extend workers compensation benefits to front line workers, Senator Kari Dziedzic offered the following response.