Senator Matt Schmit

Matt Schmit is from Red Wing and represents District 21 in southeastern Minnesota. He is the vice chair of the Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development Committee. Learn more about Sen. Schmit. Read more news from Sen. Schmit.

Rural Senate Democrats Host Press Conference, Twitter Town Hall on Broadband

Two Senate DFL leaders on broadband expansion are set to host a press conference and a Twitter Town Hall on Wednesday, April 27. At 10:00am, Senators Lyle Koenen and Matt Schmit will be joined by Senate colleagues and statewide stakeholders as they speak with members of the press to update them on the ongoing discussions with House Republicans over the importance of broadband expansion in rural Minnesota.

“Mondays with Matt” Mobile Office Continues April 4

Following a busy interim that included more than 40 visits to local school boards, city councils, county commissions, and soil and water conservation district boards throughout southeastern Minnesota, Senator Matt Schmit is continuing his efforts to stay in touch with constituents through a series of mobile office hours held across the district.

“Woe is Lake Wobegon”

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Last week, state Senator Matt Schmit (DFL- Red Wing) provided keynote remarks to the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) at the group’s annual conference in San Diego, California. The speech, entitled “Broadband Matters:… Read More »“Woe is Lake Wobegon”