Press Releases from the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party

How President Biden’s Agenda Can Help Eliminate Child Care Dilemma Across Minnesota


The past year has been devastating for Minnesota’s working families, as child care options became even more unaffordable and enrollment decreased. While Minnesota received $325 million in federal funding from President Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan to support the state’s child care industry amid the pandemic, more must be done — and Democrats in Washington have introduced two historic plans that would invest millions more in Minnesota’s children and families.

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Governor Walz Secures Historic Budget Agreement Focused On Working Families, Students, and Small Businesses


On Monday, Governor Walz and Minnesota’s legislative leaders reached an agreement on a historic budget framework that prioritizes students, relief for working families, and Minnesota’s small businesses. After over a year of unprecedented challenges, the Governor has taken steps to secure the resources necessary to move Minnesota forward and provide support for those most impacted by COVID-19.

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