DFL Senators respond to Republican budget targets

DFL Senators respond to Republican budget targets

St. Paul, Minn.—Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights), and DFL Senators will hold a press conference Friday April 28 to respond to Republican budget targets.

 

Who Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook),

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis)

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury),

Assistant Senate DFL Caucus Leader Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights),

and DFL Senators

 

What Press Conference to respond to Republican budget targets

 

When

 

Where

11:00 a.m. Friday April 28, 2017

 

B971 Capitol Press Conference Room

DFL State Senate Leadership Media Availability

St. Paul, Minn.—Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), Senate DFL Caucus Assistant Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), and Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis) will hold a media availability Thursday April 6 to take questions and provide reaction to the Senate Republican budget bills that have passed the Senate over the last two weeks.

Who: Senate DFL Caucus Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook),

Senate DFL Caucus Assistant Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), and

Senate DFL Caucus Leader Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis)

 

What: Media availability to take questions and provide reaction to the Senate Republican budget bills that have passed the Senate over the last two weeks.

 

Where: B971 Capitol Press Conference Room

 

When: 2:00 p.m. Thursday April 6, 2017

DFL legislators to host listening session for New American Communities

ST. PAUL, Minn Minnesota legislators are inviting members of the New American Communities to the state capitol to have their voices heard during an informational listening session to help build mutual understanding.

WHO: Sen. Foung Hawj (DFL-St. Paul) and Rep. Rena Moran (DFL-St. Paul) are co-hosting the event alongside Rep. Ilhan Omar (DFL-Minneapolis), Sen. Patricia Torres-Ray (DFL-Minneapolis), Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Rep. Fue Lee (DFL-Minneapolis) and Sen. Melisa Franzen (DFL-Edina).

WHAT: A listening session that is intended to serve as an opportunity for emerging communities to have their voices heard at the Capitol, and for legislators to learn more about these communities.

WHERE: Minnesota Senate Building, Room 1200.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 5 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

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Sen. Hayden blasts Republican reinsurance bill passage

On a near party-line vote the Minnesota State Senate has passed the reinsurance bill. Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis), Ranking Member on the Human Services Reform Finance and Policy Committee has released the following statement responding to the reinsurance “fix” bill’s passage.