Sen. Foung Hawj: Minnesota Senate Veterans Budget Fails Veterans

Senator Foung Hawj (DFL-St. Paul) released the following statement on the Minnesota Senate Republican’s Veterans Budget. The proposal came in with a $0 target, which absolutely fails to adequately provide for the needs of the state’s veterans and active military members.

Sen. Foung Hawj, Rep. Tim Mahoney and Rep. Sheldon Johnson host Town Hall meeting

ST. PAUL, MN – Sen. Foung Hawj (DFL-St. Paul) will be hosting joint Town Hall Meetings with Representatives Tim Mahoney and Sheldon Johnson to discuss the 2018 legislative session. The meetings will give Senate District 67 residents an opportunity to meet with their legislators and discuss any legislation or issues they’d like to see addressed this session.

“Please join us for our 2018 town hall meeting,” the Legislators urged. “We look forward to discussing our areas bonding requests, the supplemental budget, and answering and questions you may have about state government.”


The Town Hall Meetings details are as follows:

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Metro State University Great Hall

700 7th St. East, St. Paul, MN 55106

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


To those who are unable to attend, but are interested in contacting their legislators, Sen. Hawj can be reached at, or by calling his office at (651) 296-5285. Rep. Mahoney can be reached at or (651) 296-4277. Rep. Johnson can be reached at or (651) 296-4201.

Please contact Elizabeth Herr at (651) 296-5285 with questions regarding the meeting.