Updates from the Government Relations team are sent periodically during the legislative session
Legislative Update 12/24: Committee assignments announced

Late Friday evening, both the House and Senate announced committee assignments for 2019-2020. See Important Links for the full house roster. The Senate rosters can be found here.

In addition, the 2019 Easter/Passover recess was announced. The break will begin on Saturday, April 13 and go through Monday, April 22. Legislative activity may resume at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 23.

House Higher Education Finance and Policy Division
1. Bernardy (Chair)
2. Pryor (VC)
3. Lien
4. Vang
5. Gomez
6. Wolgamott
7. T. Xiong
8. Klevorn
9. Poppe
10. Lillie
11. Nornes (L)
12. Franson
13. Lucero
14. Layman
15. Runbeck
16. Quam
17. Daniels

Senate Higher Education Finance and Policy
1. Anderson, P. (Chair)
2. Draheim (VC)
3. Abeler
4. Jensen
5. Miller
6. Clausen (DFL Lead)
7. Cohen
8. Isaacson
9. Newton

Happy Holidays!
Important Links
  • Committee schedules can be found HERE
  • Many committee hearings and floor sessions are streamed live via the web or broadcast on television. More information and a schedule can be found HERE
  • 2019-2020 Minnesota House of Representative Committee Assignments can be found here
Government Relations team:
Bernie Omann –  Bernie.Omann@MinnState,edu
Melissa Fahning - Melissa.Fahning@MinnState.edu
Tina Firkus - T ina.Firkus@MinnState.edu