State Senator Melisa Franzen, DFL-Edina, will fill the vacant seat left by HHS Commissioner Tony Lourey on the Health and Human Services Finance and Policy Committee beginning this week.
Senator Melisa Franzen (DFL-Edina) and Rep. Mike Freiberg (DFL-Golden Valley) introduced a bill outlining the legalization of recreational cannabis for the state of Minnesota today.
Fellows are selected on an annual basis and identified by the program’s leadership as America’s emerging political leaders with reputations for intellect, thoughtfulness, and a commitment to civil dialogue. The program provides an opportunity for fellows to analyze and discuss historical texts and contemporary commentaries on topics such as democracy and leadership.
We are deeply concerned about and oppose the ongoing separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border and the indefinite detention of children and their parents.
HOPE is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to ensuring political and economic parity for Latinas through leadership, advocacy, and education to the benefit of all communities and the status of women.
The People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) Caucus applauds Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson’s decision to join more than one dozen other attorneys general in a lawsuit against the Trump Administration for the decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.