June Meeting Rescheduled to 7/6

June Meeting Rescheduled to 7/6

I hope you are all staying well amidst everything going on. After the acute horror of George Floyd’s killing on top of decades of systemic oppression, the communities in St. Paul and Minneapolis are hurting. Our hearts go out to everyone in pain and calling for justice, and to any who have been affected by the events of the past few nights. This is an extraordinary time. We were looking...

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2020 Convention Results

2020 Convention Results

Dear DFLers of SD66, It’s only May, and 2020 has already been a year for the books. We had two contested endorsement races in our district, and after months of campaigning, caucuses, and an endorsing convention the likes of which we have never seen, we finally have our results. I can’t thank the campaigns and our volunteers enough. Hours and hours of volunteer time was put into this new...

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Read the May Newsletter

Read the May Newsletter

The latest issue of the SD66 DFL Newsletter covers our representatives’ perspectives on COVID-19 and how it highlights the need for reforms like paid sick leave and universal healthcare. Our county commissioners update us on the importance of the 2020 census and the effect of COVID-19 on county services. Finally, Gwen Willems highlights ways to honor earth day this year and connect with...

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Elections for SD66, CD4, and SCC

Elections for SD66, CD4, and SCC

The deadline for applications has been extended, and the elections have been postponed to July. Please read on. Our next central committee meeting will be held online via Zoom at 6:30pm on Monday, July 7th. This is a crucial meeting to attend if you are able, as we will be voting on the following positions for our senate district to serve a two-year term: Chair Vice Chair Treasurer  Secretary ...

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Remote Convention Resources

Remote Convention Resources

The SD66 DFL has been forced to move from in-person conventions to a remote balloting system in the wake of social distancing measures needed to combat COVID-19. We have created a Remote Convention Resources page, which will continue to be updated. Rules A full set of rules for how these remote conventions work is available for you to review here: https://www.dfl.org/covid19/ballotrules/ Voting...

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