The people leading our state agencies - and appointed by the Governor - can have a significant impact on the policies that are created and enforced in Minnesota. Sometimes these people fly under the radar. Whenever there is an opportunity, I will try to link to stories or interviews that give a glimpse of who some of these people are.
This week, Dept of Public Safety Commissioner, John Harrington, gave an in-depth interview on a wide range of topics, with MPR's Angela Davis. It is certainly worth a listen to hear his views on topics such as school safety, public safety and working with our immigrant communities.