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MinneMinds Budget Deal Statement – Education Budget A Win For Families, Minnesota

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Education Budget A Win For Families, Minnesota

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – June 5, 2015 – Today, Frank Forsberg, chair of the MinneMinds Coalition, made the following statement regarding the 2015 special session education finance bill:

“The MinneMinds coalition congratulates state leaders on crafting a final education budget that supports our youngest learners.

 

MinneMinds Coalition Statement on Governor Dayton’s Veto of Education Bill

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MinneMinds Coalition Statement on Governor Dayton’s Veto of Education Bill

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – May 19, 2015 – Today, Frank Forsberg, chair of the MinneMinds Coalition, made the following statement regarding Governor Dayton’s veto of the education bill passed by the Minnesota legislature:

“Governor Dayton has been an ardent supporter of early learning and with his leadership early childhood education has become one of the premier issues for the state. Under his tenure, Minnesota has seen an unprecedented increase in funding for Minnesota’s youngest learners and become a national leader in policy innovation. The Governor’s veto of the education bill passed by the legislature is a clear  example of his genuine devotion to doing what he thinks is right for Minnesota’s children.