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  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
June 11, 2024 at 9:12 PM

Unsafe AND expensive?

Beautiful rainbow seen over Saint Michael Tuesday evening last week. We turn ourselves away from pride and glorification-of-self to instead humble ourselves as we reflect upon the true meaning of God's rainbo…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
June 3, 2024 at 4:20 PM

Town Halls Announced

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I hope summer is off to a great start for you and your family! The best part of the role as public servant is connecting with the great people of our community and I’m looking forward connecting with you. Ther…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
May 22, 2024 at 4:21 PM

Democrats Abandon Democracy

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The end of the 2024 Legislative Session last Sunday night was unprecedented in the history of the State Legislature.   In total, the Legislature consists of 104 Democrats (51.7%) and 97 Republicans (48.3%). Th…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
May 10, 2024 at 3:56 PM

Democrats Deny, Deflect, and Delay

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The complaint against Sen. Mitchell was heard in the Senate Ethics Subcommittee Tuesday this week. Sen. Housley and I co-lead the testimony and presentation on behalf of the 11 senators who signed the complaint against Sen. M…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
April 29, 2024 at 10:36 PM

Democrats Double Down

Congratulations to Bria Schmoyer from STMA Middle School West for winning this year's 'SD30 My District My Minnesota' Art Competition !! Sen. Lucero speaking at a rally last Saturday …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
April 23, 2024 at 8:14 PM

Expel Democrat Senator?

Congratulations Emma! Congratulations STMA robotics team on a fantastic finish !!     Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Yesterday, the Democrat’s slim 34-33 majority was rocked with the news of freshman …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
April 15, 2024 at 6:20 PM

Why does Walz support racial discrimination?

It was great seeing Liz Collin and many other friends at an event Sunday in Monticello !! Today, April 15, is Tax Day, a high holy holiday for Democrats. As hardworking taxpayers file state and feder…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
April 8, 2024 at 8:08 PM

Congratulations to STMA’s Tessa Johnson !!

Congratulations to St. Michael-Albertville's very own Tessa Johnson scoring her career-high 19 points and leading her team to national championship victory! Listen to my remarks on the Senate Floor congratulating Tessa at th…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
March 29, 2024 at 4:17 PM

Blessings to You !!

Sen. Lucero visiting with Elk River Constituent Eric Wednesday this week to discuss support for MN Deer Hunters Association priorities.     Dear Friends and Neighbors,   This coming Sunday is celebration of Christ’s resurrec…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
March 26, 2024 at 4:15 PM

March maintaining reputation?

Sen. Lucero visiting with the great staff at Dahlheimer Beverage Tuesday last week.   Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The month of March is often characterized as “In like a lamb, out like a lion” and March 2024 is certainly l…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
March 18, 2024 at 2:16 PM

Taxpayer funded UBI for illegals ?

Sen. Lucero celebrating March 14 (3.14 PI day), as well as an early St. Patrick's Day, at the MN Capitol Thursday last week.     Dear friends and neighbors,   Hardworking Minnesotans across our once great state continue to b…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
March 11, 2024 at 6:39 PM

Are you concerned?

Sen. Lucero and Rep. Novotny meeting and speaking with the Elk River Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Class during their visit last Friday to the MN Capitol.   Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I hope you had a great weekend …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
March 4, 2024 at 10:15 PM

Is MN working for you ?

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Results are in and people across our state are making it clear: The Democrat trifecta broke Minnesota and created One-Expensive-Minnesota Taxes increase, housing costs skyrocket, childcare crip…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
February 26, 2024 at 7:09 PM

Where is Caucus?

STMA students Chelsea and Ella traveled to the MN Capitol Wednesday last week and did an OUTSTANDING JOB testifying in front of the MN Senate Education Finance Committee in favor of Sen. Lucero’s education disparity aid bill, SF 3885. Video…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
February 19, 2024 at 4:14 PM

Greater love hath no man

"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." -John 15:13 "Blessed are the peacemakers" -Matthew 5:9   Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Tragically, heroes Officer Paul Elmstrand (age 27), O…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
February 9, 2024 at 7:11 PM

Should Minnesota be a magnet?

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Rep. Hudson, Rep. Novotny, and I are participating in a town hall tomorrow morning, Saturday, beginning 9:30 AM at Saint Michael Cinema. I hope you can join us as we very much value your voice and perspective! …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
February 5, 2024 at 6:41 PM

Is arson a joking matter?

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The 2024 legislative session begins a week from today, next Monday. In advance of the beginning of session, Rep. Hudson, Rep. Novotny, and I are participating in a town hall this coming Saturday February 10 at …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
January 29, 2024 at 7:13 PM

Will you give a piece of your mind?

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The 2024 legislative session begins in exactly two weeks from today. In advance of the beginning of session. Rep. Hudson, Rep. Novotny, and I are participating in a town hall on Saturday Februar…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
January 22, 2024 at 6:35 PM

Securing Minnesota's Elections

Sen. Lucero Friday last week in Saint Michael attending at the Options for Women- Cornerstone pro-life annual gala! “It continues to be my humble honor and privilege serving and representing the values and priorities of our …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
January 16, 2024 at 9:34 PM

Do you believe in Checks & Balances?

Dear friends and neighbors,   Yesterday, January 15, was Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We reflect on the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and we reject the division and anger among races actively promoted by power…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
January 9, 2024 at 10:16 PM

Connecting the dots on rising property taxes

Sen. Lucero visiting several STMA schools Tuesday this week during 'Principal for a Day' shadowing Principals Peterson and Kelly, meeting students and teachers, and a legislative Q&A with district staff! The experience, …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 29, 2023 at 10:24 PM

New Year

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   2023 has been a challenging year for many across our great community, but I’m absolutely committed to continuing the fight for our Constitutional values and priorities. Our great Republic and way of life are w…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 22, 2023 at 3:18 PM

Merry Christmas!

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   As we gather with loved ones to celebrate Christmas, I wish you blessings, fun, and safe travels as we remember the great words of the prophet Isaiah “For unto us a child is born…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 21, 2023 at 3:34 PM

Democrats Erase Minnesota History

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   During the 2023 legislative session, the Democrat majority approved a commission to replace the state flag and seal due to the supposed "racism" displayed in our historic emblems. The allegation of racism stem…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 15, 2023 at 4:19 PM

Elk River School Board Bully New Members

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   If you live in the Elk River School District, you likely have met or know of School Board Members John Anderson and Mindy Freiberg. Both John and Mindy are great people who care deeply about our…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 8, 2023 at 10:59 PM

Democrat Spending Splurge

Dear friends and neighbors,   Hanukkah began at sundown Thursday, December 7, and continues through Friday, December 15 commemorating the recovery of Jerusalem and subsequent rededication of the Second Temple at the beginning of the Maccab…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
December 1, 2023 at 5:14 PM

HOAs Need Updating

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I hope you had a blessed Thanksgiving last week with friends, family, and loved ones!   As we quickly draw closer to the end of 2023, I continue to receive communications from people across our community on ma…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
November 22, 2023 at 3:18 PM

Happy Thanksgiving !!

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I wish blessings and safe travels to you as we gather with family, friends, and loved ones to make memories while celebrating Thanksgiving this week. We give thanks to the Lord from whom all ble…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
November 17, 2023 at 9:38 PM

More & More Expensive

Phenomenal turnout Wednesday of last week to the Sherburne County Housing Summit! As a member of the Senate Housing Committee and real estate professional myself, it was an honor to present as we all continue working hard to…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
November 15, 2023 at 9:12 PM

Great Progress on Hwy 169 Redefine

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Those who’ve recently driven Hwy 169 are already aware, but for those who haven’t I wanted to send a quick update regarding the Hwy 169 Redefine Project. Earlier this month, all freeway lanes were reopened fol…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
November 10, 2023 at 8:54 PM

Honoring Veterans

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   On this special day, we honor the brave men and women who have served our country with unwavering dedication and courage.   We are privileged to have a strong community of veterans who have self…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
November 6, 2023 at 5:46 PM

School Board Elections Tomorrow

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   In addition to extremist spending bills passed by the Democrat majority during the 2023 legislative session, including squandering the multi-billion-dollar budget surplus funneling tax dollars toward social-en…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
October 27, 2023 at 5:48 PM

70 Co-signers

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I was among the 70 Minnesota House and Senate Republicans who co-signed a joint letter released this week in support of the Jewish People and Israel's right to self-defense. A PDF version of the letter can be found at the fol…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
October 20, 2023 at 5:34 PM

Idealism vs. Reality

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   The recent attacks on innocent people in Israel by Islamic terrorist murderers serves as a stark reminder of the devastating attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001 by those with the same evil minds…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
October 10, 2023 at 3:47 PM

Israel's 9/11

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   This past weekend, on the 50th anniversary of the Yom Kippur war, Israel was attacked by the Islamic terrorist group, Hamas, in the largest mass murder of Jewish civilians since the Holocaust. The latest repor…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
October 6, 2023 at 5:00 PM

Swing Voters Show Regret in New Poll

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   A new poll released earlier this week shows widespread disapproval of the Democrat trifecta among voters in 22 competitive MN State House districts. A majority of voters do not approve of the agenda passed in …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
October 2, 2023 at 5:19 PM

Disrupting Democrat Control of Schools

Dear Friends in Neighbors,   In recent years, backlash against Democrat controlled schools has reached a tipping point as parents begin speaking up, and against far-left social curriculm being pushed in the classroom including CRT, gender …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
September 26, 2023 at 3:26 PM

Consequences of Electing Democrats

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   A recent Minnetonka City Council meeting had an unusually large turnout from a group of residents demanding accountability in response to a video showing a violent carjacking of a Minnetonka woman.  …
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
September 19, 2023 at 2:26 PM

Democrats Double Down On Bad Policy

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Democrats have double downed on their controversial new restrictions on School Resource Officers despite widespread backlash from schools and law enforcement agencies as we see more and more officers pulled ou…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
September 7, 2023 at 2:18 PM

MN Students Return to School & More

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I hope you had a great Labor Day holiday weekend and the opportunity to enjoy one last hooray with family and friends as summer in Minnesota comes to quick end!   With students returning to school this week ac…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
August 31, 2023 at 6:09 PM

Democrat Education Bill Gets an F

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Despite Minnesota Democrats celebrating their education package passed this session as a “record investment in education” many of the worse issues our schools, teachers and students face remain unchanged or in m…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
August 28, 2023 at 7:30 PM

Democrat Funded Demon Summoning Sessions

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   During the 2023 legislative session, I routinely attempted to warn the Democrat majority of the consequences their reckless spending would lead to. Not only does our record high state budget not include meanin…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
July 26, 2023 at 10:06 PM

TOMORROW: 125th Capitol Cornerstone Commemorative Prayer Ceremony

Dear friends and neighbors,   Tomorrow, Thursday, July 27th marks a special anniversary for our state Capitol – it has been exactly 125 years since the laying of the Cornerstone in the building's foundation. In 1898 a time capsule was seal…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
July 14, 2023 at 7:28 PM

Reminder: Town Hall in Saint Michael Tomorrow

Dear friends and neighbors,   Thank you to everyone who came out to the town hall in Elk River yesterday. Representatives Novotny, Hudson and myself look forward to continuing the conversation tomorrow at 9:30am in the Saint Michael Cinema…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
July 13, 2023 at 7:22 PM

Looking forward to seeing you! & Some good news

Dear friends and neighbors,   Tonight, Representatives Hudson, Novotny and myself will be hosting a town hall meeting at the Elk River Library from 5:30-6:30 pm. I hope you will join us in our discussion of the 2023 legislative session and…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
July 11, 2023 at 1:18 PM

Town Halls Announced

Dear friends and neighbors,   I hope you had a great Independence Day celebration last week and are enjoying the summer making memories with family, friends, and loved ones! With the 2023 legislative session conclusion back in May, I’ve be…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
July 4, 2023 at 1:17 PM

Happy Birthday America !!

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   I wish blessings to you as you spend time with family and loved ones this Independence Day! Our great country is unique in world history in recognition of the truth liberty is bestowed to each individual by ou…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
May 30, 2023 at 5:17 PM

One Expensive Minnesota

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   It was a picture perfect holiday weekend concluding with Memorial Day. I hope you had the opportunity to enjoy time and build memories with family, friends, and loved ones.   As for the Legislature, the 2023 L…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
May 15, 2023 at 4:44 PM

Blessings to Mothers

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   Sunday had gorgeous weather as we celebrated Mothers Day. God created motherhood as a beautiful and wonderful gift and we honor all the courageous mothers working tirelessly to shape a future of opportunity an…
  Office of Senator Eric Lucero · [email protected]
May 8, 2023 at 6:20 PM

Mayo Ultimatum

Dear Friends and Neighbors,   As of today, there are exactly two weeks remaining until the constitutionally required date of Monday May 22 by which the Legislature must adjourn. Sen. Lucero was amon…