Jess Yeganeh

Senate Majority Leader Dziedzic: Senate Passes Strongest Transportation Budget in a Generation 

Says Measure Makes Long-Overdue Investments in Roads, Bridges and Transit, Fights Climate Change, and Brings Billions in Federal Transportation Funding to Minnesota 

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) said the Senate has passed the strongest transportation budget in a generation that will make long-overdue investments in fixing Minnesota’s crumbling roads, bridges and other infrastructure, while also creating thousands of jobs and expanding the state’s economy.

Senator Judy Seeberger Votes Yes for Judiciary and Public Safety Conference Committee Report

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Senate passed the Judiciary and Public Safety Conference Committee Report in a 34-33 vote Friday, which includes $880 million in new funding for proven measures and policies to improve safety and reduce crime for Minnesota communities. Senator Judy Seeberger (DFL-Afton) served on the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee and on the conference committee to craft the final bill.

Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic Says Higher Education Budget Bill Will Be Game-Changer for MN College Students and Families 

Measure Provides Free Tuition to Tens of Thousands of Minnesotans, Freezes Tuition MN State System for Two Years

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) said the Senate has passed a “game-changing” higher education budget that will allow tens of thousands of eligible Minnesota students to attend college tuition free, and will enact a two-year tuition freeze for tens of thousands of students attending schools in the Minnesota State system.