Editor's note: The following is a press release from Lakeville and Burnsville's State House Representative Will Morgan, (D-District 56B).
Lakeville and Burnsville State Representative Will Morgan (D-District 56B) willbe joining Sandra Masin (DFL – Eagan and Burnsville) and Senator Jim Carlson (DFL – Eagan and Burnsville) for a town hall meeting on at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26, at Burnsville City Hall.
House Chief Fiscal Analyst Bill Marx will be giving a short presentation on the state budget before the legislators open up the meeting for questions and discussion.
Minnesota is facing a $1.1 billion budget deficit and still owes its K-12 schools another $1.1 billion.
“Our budget needs to needs to reflect both the priorities of Minnesotans and set our state on a long-term path to prosperity,” Morgan said. “Public input is absolutely essential to finding those solutions.”
For those who are interested in legislative activities but are unable to attend the town hall meeting, can contact Morgan at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling his office at 651-296-5387.