Sen. Frentz

Senator Nick Frentz Announces Clean Fuel Standard Public Forum

On Tuesday, December 7th, Senator Nick Frentz will join Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture Thom Petersen and Deputy Commissioner Andrea Vaubel in hosting a Clean Fuel Standard Public Forum at Nicollet Public School at 6:00 PM. The forum will focus on how the state can reduce carbon emissions from transportation fuels through a Minnesota Clean Fuel Standard.

Senator Frentz Releases Statement about the End of the 2021 Legislative Session

On May 17, 2021, the Minnesota Legislature adjourned without passing a two-year state budget. Earlier this morning, Governor Walz, Speaker Hortman and Majority Leader Gazelka announced agreement on joint budget targets, a preliminary step that allows each budget area to begin the work of negotiating specific budget items. A special session to pass budget bills will be required to prevent a full or partial shutdown of state government on July 1st.

Senator Frentz statement on Chauvin verdict

It was announced yesterday afternoon that a guilty verdict had been found by the jury in the case of State of Minnesota v. Derek Michael Chauvin on all three of the counts of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter.