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Meet House members, take part in annual opinion poll at 2023 Minnesota State Fair

Fairgoers are invited to weigh in on hot political topics and meet with legislators during their visit to the House of Representatives’ booth at the 2023 Minnesota State Fair.

Located in the Education Building on Cosgrove Street, highlights of the House booth include the informal, unscientific opinion poll that draws responses from around 10,000 participants annually. Fairgoers can let their opinions be known this year on several issues, including sports gambling, budget surpluses, armed school staff and banning plastic water bottles. Results are expected to be available on the House website ( Sept. 5, the day after the fair closes.

Also back is a photo opportunity as you stand behind a replica of the House Speaker’s desk. Complete with flags and the Abraham Lincoln portrait, the display gives you a feel for what it is like to stand in this position of power. Be sure to find out why Lincoln’s photo hangs in the House Chamber. Read more

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Event Schedule

DECEMBER 12: Session Daily Update
Tuesday, December 12 2023 12/12/2023 12:55 PM
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Updates from the House

DECEMBER 12: House Transportation Finance and Policy Committee
Tuesday, December 12 2023 12/12/2023 1:00 PM
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Implementation of the Transit Rider Activity, Transit Rider Investment Program and Intervention Project.

The Ninety-third Session of the the Minnesota Legislature is scheduled to reconvene Monday, February 12, 2024 at 12 Noon
Monday, February 12 2024 2/12/2024 12:00 PM
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The Ninety-third Session of the the Minnesota Legislature is scheduled to reconvene Monday, February 12, 2024 at 12 Noon

News and Notes

Bill Introductions: HF3340-HF3342

2024 Session

The 2024 legislative session is scheduled to begin Feb. 12, 2024.

2024 religious recesses

  • Easter: 5 p.m. March 27 until noon on April 2
  • Eid: 5 p.m. April 9 until noon on April 11
  • Passover: April 22-23, activity to resume at noon on April 24 

Member retirements

The Legislative Reference Library mainatins a list of members not seeking re-election in 2024.

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