Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, extended his support to Governor Mark Dayton after both the tax bill and supplemental budget bill were vetoed on Wednesday morning.
Yesterday, Senate Republicans presented their $825 million bonding bill, equaling the House Republican proposal last week
St. Paul, Minn. – Senate Republicans held zero public hearings about gun safety this year, but two DFL senators are giving Minnesotans an opportunity to ask questions, make comments, and share their stories by hosting a Twitter Town Hall on Wednesday, May 9 at 1 p.m. To participate in the conversation, Minnesotans can use the #mnleg hashtag and tag @SenateDFL in their posts.
Twitter town hall on gun safety
Wednesday, May 9 at 1 p.m.
Senator Ron Latz, Ranking Member of the Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy Committee
Senator Jason Isaacson
Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, held a press conference today regarding two gun violence prevention amendments that will be offered during the Senate’s Floor Session on Thursday.
ST. PAUL, Minn. –Senator Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, will hold a press conference to discuss two gun violence prevention amendments that will be offered during the Senate’s Floor Session on Thursday. The first bill would allow law enforcement to seek an Extreme Risk Protection Order, a court order temporarily restricting a person’s access to guns when they show red flags and pose a danger to self or others. The second bill would extend criminal background checks to most private sales, gun show markets, and online transactions with a permit to purchase system.
WHO: Senator Ron Latz
WHEN: Wednesday, April 25, 1:30 PM
WHERE: Capitol Conference Room, B971
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.