Sen. Hoffman Introduces Achieving a Better Life Experience Act

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Senator John Hoffman (DFL- Champlin, Brooklyn Park and Coon Rapids) has introduced legislation (SF 39) that will make a big difference in the lives of children with disabilities. The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE Act) allows families with children with disabilities, and individuals with disabilities to set up tax-advantaged […] Read more

Sen. Hoffman Introduces Legislation for Pre-K for All 4-Year-Olds

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Research shows that up to 90 percent of brain development occurs before the age of five. In Minnesota, nearly half of children entering kindergarten are not fully prepared to succeed – this session Sen. John Hoffman (DFL-Champlin, Brooklyn Park and Coon Rapids) has introduced a bill that will help address these […] Read more

State’s Economist Projects $1.037 Billion Surplus for FY 2016-17 Budget

ST. PAUL, MINN – State policy makers will be returning for the 2015 legislative session to a projected surplus of $1.037 billion, according to Minnesota’s State Economist, Laura Kalambokidis. Sen. John Hoffman (DFL-Champlin, Brooklyn Park and Coon Rapids) sees the good news as yet another sign of our state’s strengthened economy and evidence the actions […] Read more