Senate DFLers to Detail Comprehensive Public Safety Measures at Tuesday Presser

Say Package of Bills to Reduce Crime Now, Prevent Crime in the Future ST. PAUL, Minn. – On Tuesday, March 22 at 12 p.m., the Senate DFL will announce a package of public safety proposals to reduce crime today, prevent crime in the future, and ensure safe and thriving neighborhoods and communities for Minnesotans.  … Read More »Senate DFLers to Detail Comprehensive Public Safety Measures at Tuesday Presser

Key Senate Housing Panel to Consider Senator Bobby Joe Champion’s Bill to Help First-Time Home Buyers in Communities of Color Senator Says Measure Would Close Homeownership Gap

On Tuesday, March 22 at 1:00 PM, a key Senate Housing committee will consider​ Senator Bobby Joe Champion's (DFL – Minneapolis)​ legislation​ to close the homeownership gap by targeting $10 million to help communities of color acquire their first homes.  Sen. Champion's bill would appropriate the funds to the non-profit Build Wealth Minnesota to create home loans… Read More »Key Senate Housing Panel to Consider Senator Bobby Joe Champion’s Bill to Help First-Time Home Buyers in Communities of Color Senator Says Measure Would Close Homeownership Gap

Senate Jobs Committee to Consider Senator Bobby Joe Champion’s Bill to Address Economic Inequity in Minnesota

On Wednesday, March 30 at 3 PM, the Senate Jobs committee will consider​ Senator Bobby Joe Champion​'s (DFL – Minneapolis) legislation to invest in job creation and economic development in communities of color. The bill would fund organizations that provide job training, invest in small businesses, and equip young people with the necessary skills to… Read More »Senate Jobs Committee to Consider Senator Bobby Joe Champion’s Bill to Address Economic Inequity in Minnesota

Senator Aric Putnam to Host In-Person Town Hall Thursday Night

Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) will host an in-person town hall meeting on Thursday, April 7 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Senator Putnam will provide an update on the progress of the legislative session and take questions from attendees. The town hall is open to any and all constituents. Registration is not required to attend, though it… Read More »Senator Aric Putnam to Host In-Person Town Hall Thursday Night

Senator John Hoffman to Host Community Meeting on Public Safety, Wednesday at Brooklyn Park Library, To Include Mayor Lisa Jacobson, Police Chief Craig Enevoldsen, County Commissioner Jeff Lunde

On Wednesday, April 13, Senator John Hoffman (DFL-Champlin) will host a community meeting in Brooklyn Park to discuss efforts to ensure public safety in the city and surrounding areas.  The 1 p.m. meeting will include Brooklyn Park Mayor Lisa Jacobson, Police Chief Craig Enevoldsen, and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Lunde. The meeting is free and open to… Read More »Senator John Hoffman to Host Community Meeting on Public Safety, Wednesday at Brooklyn Park Library, To Include Mayor Lisa Jacobson, Police Chief Craig Enevoldsen, County Commissioner Jeff Lunde

State and Local Officials to Host Community Conversation on Public Safety Thursday Night

State and local officials will host a community conversation on public safety this Thursday, April 14 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Senator Aric Putnam (DFL-St. Cloud) will be joined by Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington, St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis, St. Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson, and St. Cloud Fire Chief Matt Love for a panel discussion… Read More »State and Local Officials to Host Community Conversation on Public Safety Thursday Night

Senate DFL Leader Melisa López Franzen, Senator Chuck Wiger, and others to hold Media Availability following Conclusion of Senate Session

Following the conclusion of the Senate floor debate on the Senate Education Bill, Senate DFL Leader Melisa López Franzen, Senator Chuck Wiger, and other DFL Senators will hold a media availability.    What: Media availability following the conclusion of today’s session   Who:  Senate DFL Leader Melisa López Franzen Senator Chuck Wiger   When: Immediate following conclusion of… Read More »Senate DFL Leader Melisa López Franzen, Senator Chuck Wiger, and others to hold Media Availability following Conclusion of Senate Session

Senate DFLers to Hold Presser on Protecting Reproductive Health Care Rights and Supporting Children and Families

Following the conclusion of today’s floor session, Senate DFLers will hold a press conference on their efforts today to protect reproductive health care rights and support children and families.    What: Press Conference on efforts to protect reproductive health care rights and support children and families    When: Thursday, May 12               2:30 p.m. or 30 minutes… Read More »Senate DFLers to Hold Presser on Protecting Reproductive Health Care Rights and Supporting Children and Families

Senate DFLers and Attorney General Ellison to Hold Presser on Efforts to Protect Consumers and Families

Senate DFLers and Attorney General Keith Ellison will be holding a press conference today to discuss efforts on the Senate floor to protect consumers and by bringing forward legislation that would create a law against price gouging in Minnesota. Coming amidst a nationwide shortage of baby formula, the legislation is urgently needed to prevent families… Read More »Senate DFLers and Attorney General Ellison to Hold Presser on Efforts to Protect Consumers and Families