Earlier this session, I introduced SF 619, a bipartisan bill that would legalize recreational cannabis for adults at least 21 years old.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – State Senator Melisa Franzen, DFL-Edina, invites members from 14 youth STEM robotics teams from schools across the state to the Capitol Rotunda on Monday, February 25, to promote STEM education in Minnesota and celebrate STEM Advocacy Day at the Capitol.
Senator Franzen will also be holding for a press conference introducing three bills that will increase next generation technology opportunities, fund the expansion of STEM robotics hubs in school districts, and provide for competitive robotics’ grants to school districts in Minnesota.
Senator Melisa Franzen
Robotics teams from: Becker, Golden Valley, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Maple Grove, Minneapolis, Roseville, St. Paul, and Willmar MN.
Minnesota State Capitol Press Conference Room B971 / Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda
Monday, February 25, 2019
12:00 p.m., Press Conference / 2:00-4:00 p.m., Rally
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.
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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.