DFL senators and Minnesotans of diverse backgrounds announced at the State Capitol this morning the Senate’s first comprehensive plan to address the epidemic of gun violence in our society.
Since Congress passed the tax reform package late in 2017, the Minnesota Department of Revenue has been working to determine potential effects on Minnesota tax filers.
The Senate Education Policy Committee recently approved a proposal mandating all public and charter schools in Minnesota to silence open dialogue in the classroom.
Senator Melisa Franzen, DFL-Edina, was recognized today with the Garner Leadership Award from the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators.
Senator Melisa Franzen Joins Congressman Keith Ellison and Congressman Tim Walz in National Effort Demanding Urgent Action in Puerto Rico
National coalition seeks immediate public and private aid for 3.5 million Americans desperate for help in the aftermath of Hurricane María
Senator Franzen to join Congressman Keith Ellison and Congressman Tim Walz in National Effort Demanding Urgent Action in Puerto Rico
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Hurricane Maria left a disaster of unimaginable proportions in Puerto Rico, requiring larger military and government relief activation on the island of 3.5 million United States citizens. One day before President Trump’s visit to Puerto Rico, State Senator Melisa Franzen, DFL-Edina, will join Congressman Keith Ellison, Congressman Tim Walz and State Representative Carlos Mariani to demand action from the Trump Administration.
Congressman Keith Ellison
Congressman Tim Walz
Senator Melisa Franzen
Representative Carlos Mariani
People of Color and Indigenous Caucus (POCI)
Javier Morillo, SEIU Local 26
Puerto Ricans in Minnesota (PRIM)
La Coalicion de Boricuas en Minnesota
Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda
8 a.m. Monday, October 2