Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Winona County Republicans

Minnesota farmers might be wondering how their lives may change thanks to the decisions made by Governor Dayton and our new Democrat-led legislature. No one can deny the importance of Minnesota’s farmers. Not only are they the backbone of Minnesota’s economy, they are also responsible for producing the food that helps feed our nation and […]

Assistant Minority Leader * 289 State Office Building 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155 651-296-2273E-mail: [email protected] Legislative Assistant: Chelsea Thompson 651-296-1544 Committee Assignments: GOP-Lead: Judiciary Finance and Policy Government Operations Taxes Biographical Information: Home: Mazeppa 1646 Cherry St. E., 55956; 651-564-0638 Occupation: Business Education: B.S., agriculture, University of Wisconsin-River […]

Dear friends, Below, you will find the latest piece of good news regarding the disciplined work of the legislature over the past two years. As we can clearly see, reforming government to live within its means pays real dividends. I hope that you enjoy a very happy New Year! Steve. EARLY FUNDING PAYMENTS HEADED TO […]

State economists shared an updated budget forecast with lawmakers this week, and the initial numbers are positive. Minnesota has collected $984 million more than expected over the past few months, meaning our previous projection of the state budget deficit of $6.2 billion has now fallen to $5.1 billion. Why the change? The analysts tell us […]

Steve Drazkowski (28B) – Email Newsletter Hello from St. Paul, Though Governor Dayton‚Äôs State of the State Address was filled with gloom, I held out hope that in the days prior to his unveiling of a balanced budget for Minnesota, he would recognize that with a $6.2 billion deficit, state spending had to be reduced […]

Fist up is Senator Miller. Greetings from the Capitol! Until this week our committee meetings were taken up with overviews by Senate Counsel and Research and by major stakeholders in our areas of responsibility, but now we have begun to consider our first bills. Legislating is a great responsibility: we are writing laws that will […]