AUDIO: Speaker Hortman touches on legislative priorities around children and families

With the DFL “trifecta” in state government, Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives Melissa Hortman said the House is moving things through committees quickly.

High-priority items in this session include investments in public education.

Another DFL priority is investments into families, with new state child dependent tax credits.

Listen to the full interview with Speaker Hortman:


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