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Posts tagged with "Minnesota State Legislature"

Racial Equity Justice Day at the Capitol a multicultural rally

Racial Equity Justice Day at the Capitol a multicultural rally

Mar. 12 | By Isaac Peterson Contributing Writer   By most accounts, 2013 saw some promising action by the Minnesota State Legislature, such as passing the Dream Act and the Homeowners Bill of Rights. But with Minnesota at the bottom nationwide in terms...

Somali parents struggle with trauma of childhood autism

Somali parents struggle with trauma of childhood autism

Jun. 26 | New legislation promises more help for low-income families   By Michelle Lawrence Contributing Writer   “It’s an awesome feeling to change policy so that equality is from the get-go and from the gate for all kids. This new law/policy...

Does Minnesota need a ‘13th’ grade?

Does Minnesota need a ‘13th’ grade?

May. 15 |     By Donald Allen Contributing Writer   The Minnesota House of Representatives have enacted a bill attempting to establish a “13th” grade pilot project based in north Minneapolis. The bill, H.F. 1149 is part of an education and...

State’s integration  programs face  uncertain future

State’s integration programs face uncertain future

Jan. 25 |     Task force reports to legislature Feb. 15   By Alleen Brown Contributing Writer   In a few short weeks, the Integration Revenue Task Force will submit recommendations to the Minnesota State Legislature on how the state should...