Senator Nicole Mitchell

Senator Nicole Mitchell represents Senate District 47 which includes Maplewood and Woodbury. She is vice chair of the State and Local Government and Veterans Committee, and serves on the Elections Committee, Energy, Utilities, Environment, and Climate Committee, and the Human Services Committee.

Housing Leaders announce the Minnesotans for More Homes Initiative, legislation advances through first committee

St. Paul, MN – Today, a bipartisan group of legislators and a wide array of housing advocates announced the Minnesotans for More Homes Initiative, legislation that would bolster the state’s “missing middle” housing supply and provide more affordable family homes. “Missing middle” housing is defined by sizes ranging from duplexes to courtyard apartments, and includes alternative dwelling units.

Senator Mitchell Responds to New and Expanded Tax Savings for 2024, Providing Relief to Families & Social Security Recipients 

ST. PAUL, Minn. — During the 2023 legislative session, DFL lawmakers approved the most extensive tax reduction in the state’s history, resulting in over $3 billion in savings for both Minnesotans and communities. We’re providing financial relief to Minnesotans, which includes a variety of advantages for families with children, homeowners, Social Security beneficiaries, retirees receiving public pensions, and other groups.  ST. PAUL, Minn. — During the 2023 legislative session, DFL lawmakers approved the most extensive tax reduction in the state’s history, resulting in over $3 billion in savings for both Minnesotans and communities. We’re providing financial relief to Minnesotans, which includes a variety of advantages for families with children, homeowners, Social Security beneficiaries, retirees receiving public pensions, and other groups.  

Senators Erin Murphy and Nicole Mitchell Celebrate Historic Budget for Veterans and Military Affairs

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Thursday, the Senate State and Local Government and Veterans Committee passed an omnibus Veterans budget that increases funding levels by 51 percent over the base budget. Prior to the committee hearing, Chair Senator Erin Murphy (DFL-St. Paul) and Vice Chair and chief author Senator Nicole Mitchell (DFL-Woodbury) met with veterans, leaders, and advocates as part of Veterans Day on the Hill.

Senator Nicole Mitchell Votes to Support Military Affairs and Veterans Homes Projects

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A $1.5 billion capital investment bill was presented on the Senate floor and blocked by Republicans who voted to defeat the bill. Senator Nicole Mitchell (DFL-Woodbury), a Lt. Col. serving in the National Guard and vice chair of the Senate State and Local Government and Veterans Committee, issued the following statement following the floor vote: