Happenings at DFL58: Lakeville, Farmington and Southern Dakota County
Erin Preese, a Lakeville teacher and gun safety advocate, has announced her campaign for the DFL nomination for Minnesota House District 58A. Preese is the first announced candidate for this seat — DFL58 will meet in 2020 to endorse a candidate. Preese will hold a launch event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:30 PM
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State Senator Matt Little, DFL58, read “Thank You, Omu!” to Eastview Elementary first graders on November 7 for “Read for the Record” Little has been busy visiting students, teachers and administration at many of the schools in the district this fall.
A big THANK YOU to all the volunteers who came out last Saturday, Oct. 26th to clean up our section of Hwy 52 just north of Little Oscars, Hampton MN. It was a glorious morning! YOU ROCK!!! (Pictured left to right: Thomas Fox, Michael Meyer, Dave Wilcox, Joe Harris, Brian Joyce, Katherine Frels, Sarah Breuer).
“After winning close races in difficult districts in 2016, two Minnesota state senators didn’t have long to celebrate. Almost immediately, they rose to the top of an unenviable list: opposing parties’ most prominent targets in the 2020 election. “DFL Sen. Matt Little of Lakeville is the No. 1 target for Republicans hoping to hang on
-> Continue reading Little is the top target for Republicans in 2020
DFL58’s Mary Lundell took part in the first annual Minnesota Governor’s turkey opener on April 27, mentoring our Congresswoman Angie Craig on a guided hunt 🙂 This clipping is from the Cannon Falls Beacon.
DFL58 thanks its great bunch of volunteers who cleaned our stretch of Highway 52, including Cathy Peregrino (Director of Outreach and Inclusion), Helene Haapala (Treasurer), Michael Meyer (Director), Tom Fox, Bob Koch, Evan Brewer, Judy Hayes, Diane Kimble Dokken and and Warren Hirsch. DFL58 — the Little District that Can™
It’s great when our Senate District gets a little love from the media. Lakeville, Farmington and southern Dakota County are just a little far for most metro stations to cover events happening here — good events anyway. But FOX9 has done a good job at getting out to our rural area, and we are glad
-> Continue reading KSMP FOX9 covers Beto in DFL58
(Lakeville, MN) Beto O’Rourke brought his campaign for the Democratic Presidential nomination to Minnesota on Wednesday, using Angry Inch Brewing in Lakeville as his inaugural stop. Arriving in heavy rain, he found a venue that had been filled to capacity a good half hour before he arrived, and he took time to shake the hands
-> Continue reading Beto and the Angry Inch: 2020 comes to Lakeville
What’s better than spending a Saturday morning with like-minded people doing some good?!? Adopt our adopt-a-highway venture! We need volunteers Sat. May 11, 8am to noon, please sign up HERE! Please join us Saturday, May 11th from 8 am to noon to help clean up DFL58’s section of adopted road along Highway 52. We will
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Committee to Review Bills Barred from Senate Hearings Majority’s refusal to hear bills in no April fools joke. St. Paul, MN – “These bills could save many lives and tax dollars,” Sen. Matt Little (DFL-Lakeville) previewed, “But they haven’t been given a single senate hearing. Our democracy isn’t supposed to work this way- it’s the worst
-> Continue reading Sen. Matt Little leads effort to shine light on GOP neglect
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