Category: Minnesota

Governor Walz Appoints Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today appointed Roslyn Robertson as Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Labor and…

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Trump Administration Must Purchase More Vaccines

Washington Post reports Trump Administration vowed to release vaccine reserve that was already exhausted [ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, Governor…

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Governor Walz Directs $67.3 Million to Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 Closures

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today announced the Minnesota Department of Revenue has issued $67.3 million in COVID-19…

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Walz, Flanagan Announce Appointments

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced the following appointments to the Legislative…

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Governor Walz Activates Minnesota National Guard

Activation in response to violent insurrection at U.S. Capitol last week and continued threats to state capitols [ST. PAUL, MN]…

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Governor Walz Extends Peacetime Emergency

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today signed Executive Order 21-04, extending the peacetime emergency that gives the state…

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Governor Walz Orders Flags Flown at Half-Staff in Honor of Paramedic Toby Lee Rowan

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz has directed all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota to be…

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After Call from Governor Walz, HHS to Release Vaccines Held Back by Trump Administration

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that they will grant Governor…

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Governor Walz Signs Two Executive Orders on COVID-19

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today signed two executive orders that modify existing regulations protecting Minnesotans’ financial security…

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Governor Walz, Coalition of Governors Urge the Federal Government to Send More Vaccines to States

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, Governor Tim Walz joined the governors of Michigan, California, Kansas, Illinois, New York, Washington, and…

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Governor Walz, Lieutenant Governor Flanagan Statements on Attempted Insurrection at United States Capitol

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan released the following statements today responding to the…

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Minnesota Health Care Leaders, Restaurant Owners Express Hope, Urge Vigilance in Combating COVID-19

[ST. PAUL, MN] – As the COVID-19 situation improves across Minnesota, Governor Tim Walz today announced measures that loosen restrictions…

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