ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Monday, the Senate approved $18.4 million in funding for the Greater St. Cloud area as a part of a bipartisan bonding package. The bonding package included resources to construct the Greater River Children’s Museum in St. Cloud, to upgrade of the St. Cloud Regional Airport, to renovate CentraCare Health System’s University of Minnesota Medical School Campus in St. Cloud, and to continue the redevelopment of the Waite Park Quarry amphitheater. After voting to pass the bonding bills, Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) released the following statement:
On Sunday, the Senate passed $4 billion in tax cuts for Minnesotans. The bill is the largest set of tax cuts in state history, providing support for Minnesota’s middle-income families and individuals. It also resources to local governments to keep property taxes low for homeowners, renters, seniors, and farmers.
Senator Aric Putnam Ushers Over $15 Million in State Funding to Support St. Cloud Transportation Projects
St. Paul, MN – On Sunday, Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) voted for Minnesota’s largest investment in transportation in thirty years. The transportation budget addresses the needs for long-awaited, long-term investments in infrastructure across the state, providing ongoing funds for our roads and bridges.
Senate Passes Chair Aric Putnam’s Final Bipartisan Agriculture, Broadband, and Rural Development Budget Bill
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – On Thursday, the Senate passed the omnibus agriculture, broadband, and rural development budget bill authored by Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) with bipartisan support. The bill invests in Minnesota farmers and supports statewide broadband access.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — On Tuesday, Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) voted in favor of the Senate tax bill, which includes $1 billion in tax rebates for Minnesotans, a $1.24 billion cut in Social Security taxes, and more than $2 billion to fund both a child tax credit and relief for childcare costs.
Agriculture, Broadband, and Rural Development Committee Chair Aric Putnam’s Omnibus Bill to Support Farmers and Greater Minnesota Passes with Overwhelming Bipartisan Support
The bill is a transformative investment in farmers and communities across Minnesota.
SAINT PAUL, Minn.– On Thursday, the Senate passed the omnibus agriculture, broadband, and rural development omnibus budget bill authored by Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) with bipartisan support. The bill brings stability and financial security to farmers, expands land access, helps new farmers, and supports innovation in agriculture.