Category Archives: Community

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

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Welcome to the DFL51 Convention!

Congratulations, convention delegates and alternates, on your election! You’ll be representing your precincts at the Senate District 51 DFL Convention this coming Saturday, April 2, at Black Hawk Middle School, 1540 Deerwood Drive in Eagan. [map] If you haven’t been … Continue reading

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We Thank You for Making Our Precinct Caucuses a Success! Here’s What’s Next!

Thanks to the 3,345 citizens that participated in our March 1 precinct caucuses at Eagan Senior High School! From everything we saw first hand and have heard since, our caucuses held robust and stimulating conversations about the future we would … Continue reading

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A lovely person we will not forget.

Karen Farber passed away at home at 4:00 a.m. on September 19th.

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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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IR Budget Games at the State Capitol

Paul Thissen posted this message on the state DFL site.  I thought everyone in DFL51 ought to give it a look.  Thank you, Paul! “MPR’s Poligraph yesterday found that the House Republican’s Health and Human Services budget is based on … Continue reading

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SunThisWeek Endorses Mike Obermueller

Yesterday we were informed that our local newspaper, the SunThisWeek, endorsed Mike Obermueller for Congress over John Kline. The endorsement appeared in an article on their website and in the newspaper yesterday. The article’s title is Folks will get a fairer … Continue reading

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Absentee Ballot Voting

[view a PDF – printable – 990K] Absentee voting means voting by mail or in person before Election Day, instead of at the polling place ON Election Day. Any Voter may vote absentee. You NO LONGER need a reason. Absentee … Continue reading

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