This year the Legislature has established a Tax Expenditure Review Commission to review Minnesota’s tax expenditures and evaluate their effectiveness and fiscal impact to the state. Senator Ann Rest (DFL-New Hope) was appointed by DFL Senate Leader Melisa López Franzen to serve on the commission. Senator Rest is the ranking Senator DFL member for the Senate Tax Committee.
Senator Dziedzic appointed to serve on the Tax Expenditure Review Commission; co-chair of the Legislative Commission on Housing Affordability
ator Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) was recently appointed to serve on the Tax Expenditure Review Commission and elected co-chair of the Legislative Commission on Housing Affordability.
Friday, Minnesota state legislators gathered on the steps of the capitol to announce the formation of the Reproductive Freedom Caucus. This new caucus was formed to promote and protect the reproductive rights of all Minnesotans.
The League of Minnesota Cities (LMC) named Senator Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) a Legislator of Distinction for 2021. The honor recognizes legislators for specific actions that aided efforts of Minnesota cities during this year’s legislative session.
Sen. John Marty (DFL – Roseville) received the 2021 “Outstanding Legislator Award” from the Bluffland Whitetails Association (BWA). John Zanmiller, Director of Community and Government Affairs for the BWA said the award was, “in recognition of Sen. Marty’s courage in working to address the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Minnesota from deer farming operations.
People of Color and Indigenous Caucus congratulate Bo Thao-Urabe’s appointment to the UMN Board of Regents
“The Minnesota Senate and House of Representatives People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) Caucus members congratulate Bo Thao-Urabe on her recent appointment to the University of Minnesota Board of Regents.