Legislation was heard today in the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy requiring increased background checks for employees at group residential homes.
This letter asks the Governor to make stopping this seven percent cut a priority, ensuring all citizens have the quality care they deserve.
St. Paul, Minn. – Senator Kent Eken (DFL-Twin Valley) today invited Minnesotans to attend the Moorhead town hall meeting being held the week after Easter. This is an opportunity for you to meet your elected officials, ask questions, and make comments.
Thursday, April 5 (with Representatives Ben Lien and Marquart)
6:30 p.m. at Moorhead Public Library (Hosted by League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Moorhead. Broadcast partner: Moorhead Community Access Media)
St. Paul, Minn. – Senator Kent Eken (DFL-Twin Valley) today invited Minnesotans to attend one of nine town hall meetings being held the week after Easter. This is an opportunity for you to meet your elected officials, ask questions, and make comments.
Town hall meetings are taking place as follows:
Tuesday, April 3 (with Representative Paul Marquart)
8:00 a.m. at Ada City Hall
9:30 a.m. at Twin Valley Community Center
11 a.m. at Ulen City Hall
1 p.m. at Dilworth City Hall
2:30 p.m. at Barnesville City Hall
4 p.m. at Hawley City Hall
5:30 p.m. at Cormorant Community Center
7 p.m. at Detroit Lakes City Hall (Hosted by Detroit Lakes Area League of Women Voters)
As a public servant, it’s my job to listen to the people I represent.
Senator Kent Eken Says Better Wages for Workers Will Protect Seniors in Nursing Homes, Long-Term Care Facilities
Senator Kent Eken (DFL-Twin Valley) today thanked Governor Mark Dayton for releasing new bipartisan proposals to protect the health, safety, and dignity of Minnesota seniors and vulnerable adults.