Senate returns and passes COVID-19 relief package

and everything else happening in the Legislature this week

Governor delivers “Stay-at-Home Minnesota” executive order

Governor Walz announced a Stay-at-Home Executive Order this week directing Minnesotans to limit activity outside of their homes to essential needs, extending from Friday, March 27 at 11:59 p.m. to Friday, April 10 at 5:00 p.m. Read more >>

Legislature returns to pass COVID-19 relief package

For the first time since the adoption of an “on-call” posture, the Senate met in session this week passing new measures strengthening Minnesota’s response to the spread of COVID-19. Read more >>

Worker & employer assistance amid COVID-19

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic industries across the state and world have been impacted. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is updating its website with resources being made available to workers and employers throughout the state. Read more >>