26 Messages

  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
May 24, 2024 at 8:41 PM

End of Session: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 5/24/2024

May 24, 2024   Democrats' End of Session In the final hour of the 2024 legislative session, legislative Democrats passed their partisan agenda by forcing through a mega om…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
May 14, 2024 at 1:44 PM

Religious Liberties Update: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 5/14/2024

May 14, 2024   Religious Liberties Protected On Tuesday, May 7, after weeks of negotiations, Senate Republicans amended the 2024 Minnesota Human Rights bill with language …
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
April 30, 2024 at 12:11 AM

GOP Files Ethics Complaint: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 4/29/2024

April 29, 2024   GOP Files Ethics Complaint On Monday, April 22, Senator Nicole Mitchell, who represents Woodbury, was arrested for first-degree burglary in Detroit Lakes.…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
April 16, 2024 at 10:17 PM

Removing Workforce Barriers: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 4/16/2024

April 16th, 2024   Expanding CDL Opportunities Drivers with a commercial driver's license (CDL) are in high demand across the state. Minnesota State, which has community a…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
April 5, 2024 at 9:55 PM

The Life and Legacy of Sen. Cal Larson

April 5th, 2024    Senator Cal Larson (1930 - 2024) On Monday, April 1, Senator Calvin R. Larson, age 93, of Pelican Rapids, MN, passed away, at The…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
March 22, 2024 at 9:52 PM

Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 3/22/2024

March 22nd, 2024   Sports Betting in Minnesota Working with the faith community in Minnesota, I made changes to the proposed sports betting bill to address issues with pro…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
February 23, 2024 at 10:29 PM

PRECINCT CAUCUSES: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 2/23/2024

February 23, 2024   Precinct Caucuses Tuesday, February 27 is precinct caucus night in Minnesota. Precinct caucuses are a chance for Minnesotans to participate in their lo…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
January 5, 2024 at 6:14 PM

Year in Review: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 1/5/2024

January 5th, 2024   Year in Review While there were many challenges with single-party control in St. Paul, I am grateful for some good items that we worked on this session…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
December 12, 2023 at 8:27 PM

Projected $2.3 Billion Deficit: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 12/12/2023

December 12th, 2023   Projected Deficit On Wednesday, Dec. 6, Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) released its annual November revenue forecast, which provides information and outlook f…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
November 1, 2023 at 2:45 PM

Rasmusson Scores 100%: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 11/1/2023

November 1st, 2023   100% Score from Legislative Evaluation Assembly Since 1972, the Legislative Evaluation Assembly of Minnesota (LEA)–a non-partisan and non-profit organizat…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
September 1, 2023 at 6:35 PM

Rasmusson on WCCO Radio: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 9/1/2023

September 1, 2023   Sunday Take with Blois Olson This past Sunday, August 27th, Representative Kristin Robbins and I joined Blois Olson on WCCO Radio at the Minnesota State Fair. We joined Bl…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
July 24, 2023 at 7:45 PM

Rasmusson Editorial Featured in the Star Tribune: 7/24/2023

7/24/2023   Star Tribune Editorial Bottom line: Minnesota is an expensive place to live and an expensive place to do business. The district I …
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
July 19, 2023 at 8:24 PM

Join Rasmusson for a Session Debrief: 7/19/2023

7/19/2023   Moorhead - Fergus Falls - Alexandria This informative program will unpack the 2023 legislative nosedive and offer common-sense solutions for the ine…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
July 12, 2023 at 5:30 PM

WATCH THIS: Rasmusson Featured in TV Segment: 7/12/2023

July 12th, 2023   Almanac Interview Recently, I had the pleasure of chatting with Mary Lahammer after my first session in the Minnesota Senate.  This was featured in a PBS sho…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
June 30, 2023 at 5:22 PM

Session Recap: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 6/30/2023

June 30, 2023   Session Recap When I was sworn into the Minnesota Senate back in January, I shared that my priority remains to stand up for Greater Minnesota values and get wo…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
June 14, 2023 at 2:25 PM

American Experiment West Central Chapter Launch: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 6/14/2023

June 14, 2023   Dear neighbors, Below is information on a great event in Senate District 9 tomorrow (Thursday, June 15th).  See below for more information! …
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
May 26, 2023 at 3:44 PM

The End Of Session: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 5/26/2023

May 26, 2023   Funding Nursing Homes Last weekend, I served as the lead GOP negotiator on a deal for nursing homes to receive $300 million in emergency funding. This agreement…
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May 13, 2023 at 3:04 PM

Cannabis Conference Committee: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 5/13/23

May 13, 2023   Cannabis Conference Committee At the start of the month, I was appointed to serve on the Cannabis Conference Committee. A conference comm…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
April 27, 2023 at 2:53 PM

Education/Parental Rights Town Hall: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 4/27/2023

April 27, 2023   Please join Representative Backer, Representative Murphy, and myself this Saturday, April 29th, at 9:00 am at the Dalton Community Center for a town ha…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
April 20, 2023 at 9:10 PM

Praying For Our Officers: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 4/20/2023

April 20, 2023   I am heartbroken by the tragic incident that occurred in Cyrus. My heart goes out to the family, friends, and colleagues of Deputy Owen, and I continue to pray…
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April 5, 2023 at 7:13 PM

Feeding our Future: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 4/5/2023

April 5th, 2023   Feeding our Future Fraud On Monday, March 13, U.S. Attorney Andy Luger announced 10 additional indictments for the exploitation of a federally funded child n…
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March 17, 2023 at 4:07 PM

TOWN HALL SUNDAY: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 3/17/2023

March 17th, 2023   Join us this Sunday at the Dalton Community Center for a discussion on Senate File 73: the bill that legalizes the use of recreational cannabis.   …
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
March 8, 2023 at 6:26 PM

Making Gas Cheaper: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 3/8/2023

March 8th, 2023   Making Gas Cheaper On Thursday, March 2nd, I held a press conference regarding a bill I am authoring that would repeal the state's minimum markup on gasoline…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
February 17, 2023 at 9:40 PM

TOWN HALL TOMORROW: Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 2/17/2023

February 17th, 2023   Town Hall Tomorrow Tomorrow, Feb. 18, I will be joining a town hall meeting on your 2nd Amendment rights. Democrats are looking to implement gun control …
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
February 6, 2023 at 5:27 PM

Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 2/6/2023

February 2nd, 2023   Senate Democrats and Governor Choose Abortion On Saturday, Jan. 28, after over 12 hours of debate on the topic, Senate Democrats passed ex…
  Office of Senator Jordan Rasmusson · [email protected]
January 30, 2023 at 11:01 PM

Sen. Rasmusson's Update: 1/30/23

  Sworn into the State Senate After serving two years in the Minnesota State House of Representatives, on Tuesday, Jan. 3, I was sworn in for my first term in the Minnesota State Sena…