Category Archives: Legislature

True Blue Celebration a Grand Success!

We heard amazing statements from Rebecca Otto, Erin Murphy, and Chris Coleman on the importance of making sure the next Governor is a DFLer; from Secretary of State, Steve Simon, on the present GOP assault in St. Paul on our … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meeting – 17 Dec 2016 – Sen. Carlson and Rep. Masin

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DFL Leadership Making a Difference for You

If you’ve ever wondered whether it makes a difference to have one party or the other in a leadership position, or if you’ve thought that divided government might get us the best of both worlds, take a look at the these … Continue reading

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Health and Love Win!

Last week saw several decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court. Two landmark decisions concern the Affordable Care Act and same-sex marriage. While Minnesota has a state health insurance exchange program (MNSURE) and wasn’t directly affected by the case, the U.S. … Continue reading

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Highlights and Lowlights of the Legislative Session

from Paul Thissen, House DFL Minority Leader … Last week the legislature wrapped up a one-day special session to agree to several budget bills that were not addressed during the regular session. Here are some highlights and lowlights: 1. Transparency … Continue reading

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