Senator John Jasinski

Jasinski: K-12 schools are big winners in 2019 session

K-12 schools are big winners in 2019 session By: Senator John Jasinski Pop quiz: The Minnesota Constitution requires state funding for only two budget areas. One is Transportation. Can you guess the other? If you guessed education, congratulations! At over…
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Governor signs Senator Ruud’s Legacy Finance bill

Yesterday, Governor Walz signed the Legacy Finance bill which allocates constitutionally dedicated funds to preserve Minnesota’s valuable resources. “I appreciate the Governor’s support for the Legacy bill”, said Senator Carrie Ruud (R-Breezy Point), Chair of the Legacy Finance committee. “We…
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Governor signs Senator Jensen’s Pharmacy Benefit Manager bill

As prescription drug prices continue to sky rocket, Senator Scott Jensen (R-Chaska) is committed to finding solutions to improve affordability for Minnesotans. This year, he developed new regulations for Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs), the middlemen in the supply chain that…
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