Welcome To Western Stearns County 12B DFL Local Unit

We are the Western Stearns County Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. We proudly stand for traditional Minnesota values such as freedom, progress, economic opportunity for all working folks, small businesses and farms, education, accessible health care, and a sustainable future.

We are proud of the DFL accomplishments over the last 2 years, which include:

  • 1.23 billion dollar budgetary surplus
  • 4.5% unemployment rate (vs. 6.1% US average)
  • The first property tax cut in a decade (aimed at the the Middle Class)
  • Truly balancing the budget without any shady gimmicks
  • Expanded Local Government Aid to help rural Minnesota towns get by
  • All Day, Everyday Kindergarten
  • Paying back the money Republicans confiscated from schools
  • Freezing tuition to help students deal with education debt
  • Cutting unemployment taxes for ALL employers in Minnesota
  • Closing Corporate Tax Loopholes
  • Established MNsure to help people get health insurance with the lowest rates in nation
  • Eliminating sales taxes for counties
  • Investments in infrastructure and education
  • 5th fastest growing state economy in the US
  • 8th best state for business


Mitch "Skip" Manoski
Carina Moore
Vice Chair
Renee Goerdt
Pat Engen
Outreach Coordinator
Publicity Director

News & Media

Get Statewide and Stearns 12B news and information here.

Our Upcoming Events

Stearns 12B Meetings/Events


Monthly Meeting

Every Month, Third Tuesday, 6:30 PM

July 21, 2020

Aug. 18, 2020

Sept. 15, 2020

Oct. 20, 2020

Nov. 17, 2020

Dec. 15, 2020

Jan. 19, 2021

Join Via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81118921528, or call in at +1 (312) 626-6799, using Meeting ID 811 1892 1528


Critical Conversations

Every Other Month, Second Saturday, 10 AM

Sept. 12, 2020

Nov. 14, 2020

Jan. 9, 2021

March 13, 2021

May 8, 2021

July 10, 2021

Sept. 11, 2021

Join Via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89057013434, or call in at +1 (312) 626-6799, using Meeting ID 890 5701 3434