Tag: bonding bill

Rep. Ecklund on Veterans and Bonding Bills, COVID numbers and vaccines

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/26/2021) International Falls – Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joined The Morning Show on Friday, live from the Twin Cities. Ahead of the Easter session break, Ecklund and the House are hearing bills and looking ahead to next session. On the itinerary this morning, was an omnibus hearing on a Veterans…
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March 26, 2021 0

ND District 20 Legislators Comment on House Bonding Bill

Hillsboro, ND — The North Dakota House of Representatives last week approved a bonding bill worth more than $680 million to help pay for a number infrastructure projects across the state. The bonding bill had originally included more than a billion dollars’ worth of projects but had since been slimmed down. District 20 Legislators Jared…
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February 23, 2021 0

Legislature Approves Bonding Bill in 5th Special Session

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/19/20) St. Paul, MN — It took five special sessions, but last week the Minnesota State Legislature was finally able to pass a bonding bill with bipartisan support. The bill, which totals over $1.9 billion, will be used to pay for hundreds infrastructure improvement projects around the state including roads and…
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October 19, 2020 0

5th Special Session underway

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/13/20) (St. Paul, MN) — Governor Tim Walz called State Legislators back to the Capitol on Monday for a 5th Special Session to extend his COVID-19 emergency powers. Speaker Melissa Hortman says it’s important to uphold the Governor’s peacetime emergency. Speaker Hortman says the House will consider a jobs and local…
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October 13, 2020 0