omnibus policy bills

The Minnesota Senate passed the Senate Omnibus Education Policy Bill (SF 2744) on a 51-9 vote Wednesday night. Sen. Chuck Wiger, who introduced the bill, said the teacher shortage crisis was one of the top priorities. Sen. Wiger said he was especially proud of the work the Senate Education Committee…

Chair Jenifer Loon unveiled the House Education Finance Committee’s Omnibus E-12 Finance Bill (HF 3858) on Tuesday. As we reported last week, the committee was working with a budget target of zero. However, credit must be given to the committee for being resourceful. They made some cuts to recapture anticipated…

Session Snapshot Week 4: March 28-April 1 A GLANCE AT THE WEEK Today is the first bill deadline of the 2016 legislative session. All policy bills must have had a hearing in their body of origin by the end of today. Lawmakers were out on Easter/spring holiday on Monday, so…

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