After Minnesota’s Department of Management and Budget announced the state’s November budget forecast, Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent released the following statement
Sen. Susan Kent
After Governor Walz called a special session upon extending the state’s peacetime state of emergency, the Minnesota State Senate adjourned having preserved the Governor’s peacetime emergency powers. Following adjournment, Senator Susan Kent released the following statement
After Governor Tim Walz announced updated safety guidelines for social gatherings to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota, Senator Susan Kent released the following statement.
Today, the Minnesota State Senate adjourned the fourth special session of the year. Following adjournment, Senator Susan Kent released the following statement: “COVID-19 continues to threaten the health and safety of Minnesotans. Since the Governor declared a peacetime emergency, Minnesota has… Read More »Minnesota Senate Adjourns Fourth Special Session
The Governor’s guidance allows local school districts to make the best decision for the health and safety of their students, teachers, staff, and communities. As COVID-19 cases vary throughout the state, this plan is data-driven and rooted in science and research to provide flexibility.
We have a lot of work to do to keep building a Better Minnesota, and this year’s budget and tax proposals just weren’t up to the job. We must return to a responsible balance of tax cuts, spending, and investing in our future.