MN Legislature

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LGBTQ+ Policy in the Time of COVID-19

“A barrier we face is a lack of sensitivity to the struggles and suffering of LGBTQ+ folx.”

  • 05/18/2020
Melissa-Franzen-SW096

Big Picture Politics

As we step closer to voting booths for 2018 state legislators, with every seat in the Minnesota House — among other

  • 10/01/2018

What did the Capitol do for women this year?

“Since women make up nearly three-quarters of the low-wage labor force, they were disproportionately affected by the governor’s veto of the minimum wage increase. … A single parent with one child would have to work more than 100 hours a week at minimum wage in order to meet basic needs.” – Kris Jacobs, JOBS NOW Coalition

  • 06/02/2008

Minnesota’s legislating women

Can 70 women restore health care funding?

  • 02/02/2007

Indomitable Spirit

H.Lou Tofte’s triumphed over unspeakable tragedies. It will take more than retirement to slow her down.

  • 01/02/2007