Sen. Gustafson

Senator Heather Gustafson’s Bill to Ensure Free Milk for Elementary Students Heard in Committee

On Tuesday, the Senate Education Finance Committee heard Senator Heather’ Gustafson’s (DFL – Vadnais Heights) bill to provide milk to elementary school children who bring a lunch from home. “Our 2023 legislation to provide free breakfast and lunch to Minnesota… Read More »Senator Heather Gustafson’s Bill to Ensure Free Milk for Elementary Students Heard in Committee

Senator Heather Gustafson’s Bill to Ban Phone Cases Resembling Firearms Advanced by Senate Commerce Committee

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Thursday, the Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee advanced Senator Heather Gustafson’s bill to prohibit cell phone cases that resemble firearms. The cases are designed to look like a firearm, with a handle that resembles… Read More »Senator Heather Gustafson’s Bill to Ban Phone Cases Resembling Firearms Advanced by Senate Commerce Committee

Minnesota Senators Condemn Senator Ron Latz’s Remarks on Palestinian Children

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Yesterday, our colleague, Senator Ron Latz, held a press conference and used dehumanizing, inflammatory language and rhetoric in his remarks about Palestinians. He recited a litany of hateful, prejudicial and demonstrably false claims, describing Gaza as “poisonous,” and asserting that “Palestinian youth dream of the opportunity to achieve glory and even martyrdom by killing as many Jews as possible.” Through his language, Senator Latz assigned nefarious motives to Palestinian children, describing them all as aspiring murderers. His remarks were irresponsible and dangerous.