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Second Chance advocates ‘make some noise’ on the Hill

Second Chance advocates ‘make some noise’ on the Hill

Jan. 23 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   When Sarah Walker first lobbied the Minnesota Legislature on behalf of former offenders, she didn’t see it going over very well. “The first time I organized this, I was concerned that this would...

What does it take to be a State Senator?

What does it take to be a State Senator?

Nov. 28 | DFL Hayden describes full-time responsibilities of part-time role   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   When the 2013 Minnesota Legislative Session convenes January 8, State Senator Jeff Hayden officially will assume his office as Senate...

‘Long overdue’  Black museum  dedicated

‘Long overdue’ Black museum dedicated

Jun. 6 |   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Roxanne Givens’ dream of a Black museum finally became a reality as the Minnesota African American Museum (MAAM) was formally dedicated last weekend. Those present for the ceremony agreed they were...

Rep. Allen’s legislative agenda:  social and economic justice

Rep. Allen’s legislative agenda: social and economic justice

Mar. 28 |       She credits her district’s support for progressive candidates   By Vickie Evans-Nash  Contributing Writer   When former state representative Jeff Hayden was sworn in last October as State Senator Jeff Hayden, his...

As stadium bill gets lawmakers’ attention,‘People’s Hearing’ takes on  housing crisis

As stadium bill gets lawmakers’ attention,‘People’s Hearing’ takes on housing crisis

Mar. 21 |     GOP denies formal hearing on suspending home foreclosures   News Analysis By Mel Reeves Contributing Writer   Last week, on the same day that the Minnesota legislature held its public hearing on whether the Minnesota Vikings...