Tag Archive for: MN Legislature

Where Do Our Taxes Go?

Digital-only story With so much attention paid to the inaction…

Priorities: Minnesota’s People of Color and Indigenous Caucus

This is a digital-only story The Minnesota Legislature’s…

An Inside View of Minnesota’s 2020 Legislative Session

In a special debriefing to Minnesota constituents, hosted by the Council for Minnesotans of African Heritage, Rep. Hodan Hassan (of Southern Minneapolis, district 62A), spoke about the accomplishments and challenges of the 2020 regular legislative session.

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."

The Minnesota State of Abortion Rights Today

What is the status of abortion rights in Minnesota today? It might not be as unrestricted as you think.

Broken System

The Crisis of Elder Abuse in Minnesota Kristine Sundberg,…

Healing in Community

MWP Conversations: #3 At the January 2019 event, “MWP Conversation:…

Solutions: Response to Violence Against Native Women 

Feb 14, 2019 - Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women rally and…
State Sen. Melisa Franzen (DFL-Edina)

Big Picture Politics

State Sen. Julie Rosen (R-Vernon Center)State Sen. Melisa…

Sexual Harassment at the Capitol

Pat Helmberger (courtesy photo) About 18 years ago, Pat Helmberger…

First Nations Women’s Caucus

L-R: Mary Kunesh-Podein, Susan Allen, Jamie Becker-Finn and…

Working overtime for Minnesota

A day in the life of Jamie Becker-Finn, first-term state representative. "The best days are the days where I feel like I've been able to communicate my point of view well, and still get home in time to actually see my kids and read them their books before bedtime."