Posts tagged with "House of Representatives"

House Passes Higher Education Bill Taxing Students and Increasing Debt. Pelowski Says Now Isn’t The Time For Tuition Hikes.

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 28, 2015

Monday night, the Minnesota House passed an Omnibus Higher Education bill that Democrats say will lead to tuition increases and more debt for Minnesota students. DFLers say the bill upends the progress made over the last two years, when tuition was frozen for all Minnesota students at public colleges and universities. Over 67,000 students at […]

Rep. Pelowski reviews this past week in the House

Posted by HBC Newsdesk February 20, 2015

In his weekly message, District 28A State Representative Gene Pelowski (D-Winona) recaps legislation that passed before the House of Representatives during the past week.

MN House re-passes safe schools bill. Moves on to Gov. Dayton’s desk

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 9, 2014

The House has re-passed HF 826, the Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act on a 69 to 63 vote. The bill now heads to Governor Dayton for his signature. House chief author Representative Jim Davnie (DFL-Minneapolis) believes the legislation will strengthen the ability of local communities to create their own anti-bullying policies. “Frankly, we’d rather […]

House works quickly, passes tax cuts for middle-class and businesses

Posted by HBC Newsdesk March 7, 2014

The Minnesota House moved quickly at the legislature Thursday, passing $500 million in tax cuts for middle class Minnesotans and businesses on a bipartisan vote of 126 – 2. The House tax bill would cut taxes by $200 million for married Minnesotans, families, students, homeowners, and businesses by simplifying Minnesota’s income tax code. The bill […]

House Tax Committee moves tax legislation forward

Posted by HBC Newsdesk February 27, 2014

The House Tax Committee voted to move forward with legislation (HF 1777) to cut taxes for middle class families and to repeal business-to-business taxes. The $514 million tax cut bill would reduce taxes for hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans, largely by conforming to federal tax changes. Just three days into the session, the House is […]

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