Senator Murphy responds to the officer involved shooting of Daunte Wright

On Sunday, April 11, 2021, Daunt Wright was fatally shot by Brooklyn Center police. Senator Erin Murphy (DFL-Saint Paul) released the following statement about this tragic incident:

“This is the fight of our generation. By our actions, we will define who we are and who we aspire to be. We must acknowledge and overcome the systems that, time after time, fail whole communities. To that end, the Minnesota Senate—elected to represent us all—must engage and use its power to dismantle systemic oppression.”

Erin Murphy represents Senate District 64, which includes portions of the Saint Paul community.

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