This data underscores the importance of this hard-fought law which illustrates Minnesotans with diabetes continue to struggle to afford a medication they need to survive. We must remain diligent in promoting Alec’s Law so that Minnesotans are aware of this life-saving program while also working to tackle the systemic issues responsible for the unacceptable high cost of prescription drugs.
Minnesotans in urgent need of a 30-day supply of affordable insulin should go to MNinsulin.org where you can see if you qualify, download the application, and learn how to apply today.
Keeping Minnesotans in their Homes
Last week in the Housing Committee, we heard testimony on House File 12, which would provide an off-ramp to Governor Walz's Eviction moratorium in a way that makes renters and landlords whole while preventing a wave of evictions that are on the horizon unless we take action.
The pandemic has been unfair in so many ways and so many are falling behind. The collateral consequences of an eviction could condemn them to poverty for decades through no fault of their own. We simply cannot let that happen. You can watch my comments in committee below.