I had a great time at Kaposia Days this weekend! I appreciated the opportunity to meet and reconnect with folks from our community.
I particularly enjoyed calling Bingo for a few hours on Sunday. Proceeds from this activity will be used to support the work of South St. Paul Pastors in Action, including their MLK Scholarship. Thank you to everyone who attended and the volunteers who make Kaposia Days possible!
Several laws will take effect on Friday, including a package of legislation that I authored to protect our environment. It will fund many important projects, including efforts to:
Other new laws will:
You can find a list of all the laws that will take effect on July 1 and more information about each of them here.
Bonus payments are available for frontline workers who kept our state running during the darkest days of the pandemic. Hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans who faced elevated risks of exposure to COVID-19 are eligible, including health care workers, first responders, child care providers, food service workers, and retail workers. You can view eligibility information and apply for bonus pay at frontlinepay.mn.gov/submit. Applications will be accepted until Friday, July 22.
If you have any questions or feedback for me, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (651) 296-6828. I always appreciate hearing from constituents!