Tag Archives: Rep. Jim Knoblach

Session Daily: House, Senate pass $182 million supplemental budget headed to governor

Source: Session Daily By Katie Spielberger Although few members had read all of the 599 pages of the supplemental budget bill before it appeared on the House Floor Sunday, the bill was passed 95-39 with just over an hour left … Continue reading

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House conferees named for supplemental budget bill

The Minnesota House of Representatives has named its conferees for the supplemental budget bill. Those conferees are: Rep. Jim Knoblach (R-St. Cloud) Rep. Jenifer Loon (R-Eden Prairie) Rep. Pat Garofalo (R-Farmington) Rep. Matt Dean (R-Dellwood) Rep. Denny McNamara (R-Hastings) The … Continue reading

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House adopts amendments, OKs omnibus education bill

The Minnesota House of Representatives passed the House Omnibus K-12 and Higher Education Bill (HF 2749) Monday night on an 84-46 vote. The House Floor session began at 4 p.m. Monday, and as many of you know, there is virtually … Continue reading

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Session Daily: Omnibus education bill on the docket tonight in House Ways and Means Committee

Source: Session Daily After a rather low-key day (on Monday), things might pick up in the House at 7:30 p.m. today when the omnibus K-12 education bill and the higher education bill are scheduled before the House Ways and Means Committee. … Continue reading

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Session Daily: Minnesota House to combine eight omnibus bills into three

Plan would group K-12 education and higher education omnibus finance bills together Source: Session Daily By the end of the week, the House will have combined eight omnibus finance bills into three. That’s the plan presented Monday to the House … Continue reading

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News release: Tax relief, roads and bridges get priority in GOP budget adjustments

(NOTE: The Minnesota House’s budget adjustments include NO ADDITIONAL FUNDING INCREASES for K-12 education.) Source: Rep. Kurt Daudt House Speaker Kurt Daudt (R-Crown), Majority Leader Joyce Peppin (R-Rogers) and House Ways and Means Chairman Jim Knoblach (R-St. Cloud) announced targets … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — MSBA, MASA urge House committee to increase education funding

MSBA Government Relations Director Grace Keliher and Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) Executive Director Gary Amoroso requested additional funding for Minnesota’s public schools during Monday’s House Ways and Means Committee meeting. The House Ways and Means Committee took preliminary … Continue reading

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