Posts tagged with "Democrats"

GOPbudget plan leaves MN’s behind/helps corporate special interests get ahead

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 20, 2015

House DFL leaders say the Republican budget will leave behind behind kids, working families, and greater Minnesota in order to help corporate special interests get further ahead. “The Republicans have made a choice that tax breaks for corporations and special interests are more important than educating our kids or investing in Minnesota’s future,” said House […]

Senate and Governor’s office in the same lane for transportation investment

Posted by HBC Newsdesk March 5, 2015

Today, Governor Mark Dayton, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, Senate Transportation Committee Chair Scott Dibble, and a coalition of state leaders stood together to highlight their shared goal of passing a comprehensive investment in transportation this session. Facing a $6 billion deficit in transportation funding over the next ten years, Governor Dayton, Senator Bakk, Senator […]

Franken, Walz to donate pay to Minnesota food shelves

Posted by HBC Newsdesk October 2, 2013

U.S. Senator Al Franken and Representative Tim Walz, both Minnesota Democrats, have announced they will be donating their government paychecks while the federal government is shut down. Franken said he would be donating his salary to Second Harvest Heartland, a hunger relief organization that works throughout Minnesota. Franken said he chose the organization because people […]

Property taxes to decrease according to DFL

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 29, 2013

Democratic lawmakers are touting a decrease in property taxes for 2014 due to legislation passed in the last legislative session. According to a DFL report, Minnesota homeowners will see a $109 million property tax decrease in 2014 according to recent reports from non-partisan House Research. In total, property taxes in 2014 are projected to decrease […]

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