Statement From Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) released the following statement regarding Senator Nicole Mitchell (DFL-Woodbury):

“This is a tragic situation, and there are still questions that need to be answered. The legal investigation is ongoing, and last week, we referred her case to the Senate Subcommittee on Ethical Conduct. While the case is under review both in the Senate and in the courts, Senator Mitchell will be relieved of her committee assignments and removed from caucus meetings.” 

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

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