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Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy: Senate-Passed Education Policy Bill Improves Student Literacy, Prevents Book Bans, Cuts Teacher Paperwork

Senate Also Approves Labor Bill Requiring Salary Information be Included in All Job Postings, As Well As Expanded Child and Worker Protections SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) said today that the Senate passed an Education policy… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy: Senate-Passed Education Policy Bill Improves Student Literacy, Prevents Book Bans, Cuts Teacher Paperwork

Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Reacts to Governor Walz’s State of the State Address

Owatonna, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) released the following statement following Governor Walz’s State of the State address at Owatonna High School Tuesday evening: “Tonight, Governor Walz laid out how much progress we’ve made in… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Reacts to Governor Walz’s State of the State Address

Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Statement on Republican Effort to Eliminate Remote Voting

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – On Friday, Republican senators moved a series of proposals in the Senate Rules and Administration Committee that would effectively end remote voting for members not physically present in a committee room or the Senate chamber.  In response,… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Statement on Republican Effort to Eliminate Remote Voting

Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Says Bill Clarifying Role of School Resource Officers Headed to Senate Floor After Final Committee Approval

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) said today that the bill clarifying the role of School Resource Officers (SRO) across Minnesota will now head to the Senate floor after it was approved by the… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Says Bill Clarifying Role of School Resource Officers Headed to Senate Floor After Final Committee Approval

Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Says Senator Clare Oumou Verbeten Elected Assistant DFL Caucus Leader 

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) said today that Senator Clare Oumou Verbeten (DFL-St. Paul) has been elected by her colleagues as Assistant Leader of the Senate DFL Caucus. “Senator Oumou Verbeten is a… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy Says Senator Clare Oumou Verbeten Elected Assistant DFL Caucus Leader 

Senate Majority Leader Murphy: Bill to Stop the Misclassification of Working Minnesotans Clears First Senate Committee

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Erin Murphy (DFL- St. Paul) said that Senator Clare Oumou Verbeten’s (DFL-St. Paul) legislation to ensure working people across Minnesota get all the benefits and protections they’ve earned has been approved by a key Senate Committee. Senator Oumou… Read More »Senate Majority Leader Murphy: Bill to Stop the Misclassification of Working Minnesotans Clears First Senate Committee