Members of the People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) Caucus in the Minnesota Legislature issued the following statement in response to Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka’s Thursday morning press conference.
The Senate majority adjourned Saturday morning without completion of work on significant criminal justice and policing reform. Senator Melisa Franzen released the following statement in response.
Today, on the last day of special session, after Republican inaction on meaningful criminal justice legislation Senate members of the POCI caucus released the following joint statement.
Senator Melisa Franzen, DFL-Edina, released the following statement in response to the weak criminal justice reform bills from the Senate Republicans that were passed off the floor today.
Senate POCI Caucus Members Introduce Transformational Criminal Justice and Police Accountability Legislation
Today, Senate DFL members of the People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) Caucus announced legislation that has been introduced in the Senate to address criminal justice disparities and injustice.
Hispanic/Latinx Community Children’s Day: Children and Youth March for Justice for George Floyd Marchando Juntos por Justicia y Paz
Sen. Patricia Torres Ray invites Hispanic/Latinx families and their children to March for Justice for George Floyd and to visit his Memorial at Chicago Ave. and 38th St. Minneapolis, to pay respects. Sen. Patricia Torres Ray invita a las familias Hispano / Latinas y a sus hijos a Marchar por justicia por George Floyd y a visitar su Memorial en Chicago Ave. y 38th St. Minneapolis, para pagar respetos.