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Gov. Dayton Appoints Sen. Katie Sieben to Public Utilities Commission, Appoints Commissioner Nancy Lange as Chair

Gov. Dayton Appoints Sen. Katie Sieben to Public Utilities Commission, Appoints Commissioner Nancy Lange as Chair

Governor Dayton Appoints Senator Katie Sieben to Public Utilities Commission, Appoints Commissioner Nancy Lange as ChairContinue reading

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Katie Sieben honored for efforts to protect St. Croix

Katie Sieben honored for efforts to protect St. Croix

Retiring Minnesota Sen. Katie Sieben is one of the recipients of this year’s St. Croix Watershed Stewardship Award from the St. Croix River Association.Continue reading

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McNamara, Sieben talk to citizens about bonding and water quality

McNamara, Sieben talk to citizens about bonding and water quality

The upcoming session is a bonding one – the city of Hastings is working with McNamara and Sieben regarding additional funds to complete the riverfront projects.Continue reading

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Letter from DFL Senators to Dayton on Environmental Veto

Letter from DFL Senators to Dayton on Environmental Veto

We write as DFL Senators who voted against H.F. 846 on the final day of the session. As you know, 3/4ths of our caucus opposed this bill because of the harm that it will do to our environment. Continue reading

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Video: Sieben Wants to Keep BPA Out of Children’s Products

Sen. Sieben wants to keep BPA out of children’s products.Continue reading

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Remembering One of Minnesota’s Most Influential Mothers

Remembering One of Minnesota’s Most Influential Mothers

Sen. Katie Sieben is the chief author of a bill (HF459) in the Minnesota Senate requiring the removal of bisphenol A (BPA) from children’s food packaging.Continue reading

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Senator Sieben is a coauthor of S.F. 639, which sets up collection programs for used carpet, batteries, and paint, keeping this waste out of landfills.

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Protecting Minnesota’s Children

Senator Sieben is the chief author of SF 379 which bans Bisphenol A in children’s food packaging. She is the co-author of SF 466 which requires manufacturers to disclose if the children’s products they sell in Minnesota contain certain toxic… Continue reading

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Taking a Look at Minnesota’s Recycling Rates

Taking a Look at Minnesota’s Recycling Rates

Sen. Katie Sieben plans to revive a container deposit bill. Continue reading

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Leadership Takes Shape

Leadership Takes Shape

Last week’s election saw another Minnesota progressive wave sweep the DFL party into the majority in both the House and the Senate.Continue reading

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