Senator Zaynab Mohamed

Senator Zaynab Mohamed represents Senate District 63 which includes Minneapolis. She is vice chair of the Jobs and Economic Development Committee, and serves on the Capital Investment Committee, Finance Committee, and the Housing and Homelessness Prevention Committee. Learn more about Sen. Mohamed

History in the Making: Black Women Chair Minnesota Legislature Conference Committee for the First Time  

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Monday, May 13, a legislative conference committee convened to discuss the Tenants’ Rights Bill before the Minnesota Legislature. For the first time in Minnesota history, two Black women of African heritage – one Nigerian, one Somali – co-chair… Read More »History in the Making: Black Women Chair Minnesota Legislature Conference Committee for the First Time  

Senator Zaynab Mohamed Applauds Passage of Speed Safety Camera Pilot Program Provisions

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Monday, May 6, the Minnesota Senate passed the Transportation, Housing, and Labor Budget Bill, including provisions authored by Senator Zaynab Mohamed (DFL-Minneapolis). In an effort to curb traffic accidents and protect Minnesotans on our roads, the bill authorizes… Read More »Senator Zaynab Mohamed Applauds Passage of Speed Safety Camera Pilot Program Provisions

Senator Zaynab Mohamed Leads Tenants’ Rights Bill to Pass in the Minnesota Senate

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Monday, April 8, the Minnesota Senate passed the Tenants’ Rights Omnibus Bill, authored by Senator Zaynab Mohamed (DFL-Minneapolis). One-third of Minnesotans are renters, and these changes will give them stronger protections and better opportunities to… Read More »Senator Zaynab Mohamed Leads Tenants’ Rights Bill to Pass in the Minnesota Senate

Bridge to Shelter Act Presented in Senate Health and Human Services Committee

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Wednesday April 3rd, the Senate Health and Human Services Committee heard The Bridge to Shelter Act, authored by Senator Zaynab Mohamed (DFL-Minneapolis). The bill appropriates $60 million per year to the Department of Human Services for grants to the… Read More »Bridge to Shelter Act Presented in Senate Health and Human Services Committee