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MSBA joins coalition advocating for broadband access for all Minnesotans; press conference set for 10 a.m. today

Sen. Matt Schmit and statewide broadband advocacy stakeholders — including MSBA — have scheduled a press conference for today (Wednesday, April 27) to voice support for the Senate’s broadband proposals. The press conference is set for 10 a.m. today in Room … Continue reading

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Senate committee considers prekindergarten program, one-time technology aid

Sen. Katie Sieben brought forward a school-based, voluntary, four-year-old prekindergarten program bill designed to prepare students for kindergarten. Sen. Sieben presented the bill (SF 3095) during the Senate Finance Committee’s E-12 Budget Division meeting held Wednesday. MSBA and other education … Continue reading

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Senate committee to hear two broadband bills on March 21

  Note: The following information comes from a recent update by Sen. Matt Schmit to broadband advocates. Dear Broadband Advocate: Earlier this week, Gov. Mark Dayton announced his supplemental budget proposal — including a renewed call for a $100 million investment … Continue reading

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