STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION
JOINT MEETING OF HOUSING POLICY AND FINANCE AND PUBLIC HEALTH FINANCE/ HEATH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE
Representative Karen Clark, Chair, called the nineteenth meeting to order at 12:34 p.m. on Friday, March 9, 2007 in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Members present Housing and Public Health: Members present Health and Human Services:
CLARK, Karen, Chair HUNTLEY, Thomas, Chair
KRANZ, Scott, Vice-Chair ANDERSON, Bruce
ANDERSON, Bruce DEAN, Matt
BENSON, John ERICKSON, Sondra
EASTLUND, Rob FRITZ, Patti
HUNTLEY, Thomas LIEBLING, Tina
LAINE, Carolyn LOEFFLER, Diane
MCFARLANE. Carol MURPHY, Erin
MCNAMERA, Denny OTREMBA, Mary Ellen
PETERSON, Neil W. PEPPIN, Joyce
SEVERSON, Dan PETERSON, Sandra
SWAILS, Marsha RUUD, Maria
TSCHUMPER, Ken SLAWIK, Nora
MADORE, Shelley Members excused:
MOE, Frank HOSCH, Larry, Vice-Chair
MORGAN, Will ABELER, Jim
Representative Clark called the meeting to order at 12:34 p.m.
A quorum was present.
Charles Cox and Douglas Rickabaugh of the Veteran's Home Board presented the Governor's proposed budget.
Pat Richie, Shawn Barry and Sam Bettie from AFSCME Council 5 discussed the current situation of the Minneapolis Veteran's Home.
Mary Jo George, Carol Diemert, Margaret Skoy and Paul Tiene from the Minnesota Nurses Association discussed the current situation of the Minneapolis Veteran's Home.
Joan Wilshire, Executive Director, Minnesota State Council On Disability discussed the current situation of the Minneapolis Veteran's Home.
Todd A. Dobesh, a resident of the Minneapolis Veteran's Home presented his experiences in the Veteran's Home.
The meeting was adjourned at 2:33 p.m.
Karen Clark, Chair
Lauren Benditt, Committee Legislative Assistant