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House bonding bill to be unveiled next week

House bonding bill to be unveiled next week

The House bonding bill which initially included over $3 billion for projects is expected to be no more than $845 million when introduced next week. Continue reading

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The Annual Sig Award Goes To…

The Annual Sig Award Goes To…

This year’s “Sig” goes to Rep. Joe Atkins.Continue reading

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Representative Atkins is a coauthor of H.F. 880, which reduces our dependence on fossil fuel by increasing the amount of power we get from clean, renewable sources like wind and solar.

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Protecting Minnesota’s children

Rep. Atkins is the chief author of a bill that bans Bisphenol A in children’s food packaging, and the co-author of a bill that requires companies to disclose if the products they sell contain certain toxic chemicals.

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