Sen. Marty urges Minnesota bid for Amazon Headquarters to focus on health reform to save Amazon more than corporate subsidies while improving health
ST. PAUL, MN – Sen. John Marty and Representatives Alice Hausman and John Lesch will be hosting a town hall meeting to discuss the 2017 legislative session. The meeting will give Senate District 66 residents an opportunity to meet with their legislators and discuss legislation and issues that were addressed during this year’s legislative session that wrapped up late May.
The Town Hall Meeting details are as follows:
Wednesday, July 5 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: State Office Building, Room 10
100 Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, St. Paul, MN
Please enter through the North entrance (door facing University Ave and Light Rail). Click here for a map showing nearby parking locations, with the State Office Building highlighted in bright blue.
For those who are unable to attend, but interested in contacting their legislators, Sen. Marty can be reached at email@example.com or at (651) 296-5645. Sen. Marty’s Legislative Assistant, Elspeth Cavert, can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Senator John Marty (DFL-Roseville) and eight Senate colleagues filed a rare formal protest and dissent against legislative action at the end of the 2017 session.
What if Republicans repealed Minnesota’s campaign finance reforms and nobody knew about it?
Legislators decry elimination of Minnesota’s campaign finance reforms: Republican proposal would end all limits on campaign spending
Sen. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights) and Sen. John Marty (DFL-Roseville) were joined by representatives from the Minnesota League of Women Voters, Minnesota Citizens for Clean Elections, and Common Cause at a press conference Wednesday morning to show a united front against the elimination of Minnesota’s long-standing campaign finance reforms.
Legislators decry elimination of Minnesota’s campaign finance reforms: Repeal would mean there would be NO limits on spending for future elections
ST. PAUL, MN – Sen. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights) and Sen. John Marty (DFL-Roseville) will be holding a news conference tomorrow to help bring attention to the Republican efforts to repeal Minnesota’s long-standing campaign finance laws, including candidate spending limits and other reforms that were enacted in response to the Watergate scandal. Currently, almost all candidates abide by the spending limits.
The two senators will be joined by organizations like the Minnesota League of Women Voters who are concerned about how this action could have disastrous results for fair and clean elections in the future.
WHO: Sen. Carolyn Laine, Sen. John Marty and two Minnesota League of Women Voters representatives.
WHAT: Alerting the public to proposed elimination of Minnesota’s respected campaign finance reforms.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 3 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Minnesota Capitol, Room B971.