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Legislative Action Coalition (LAC)


 
The Legislative Action Coalition (LAC) is a group of parents and community members
who advocate on behalf of Robbinsdale Area Schools
for students, families and community members on education.



                Awesome Advocating! 
           Day at Capitol Rep Loon and District 45

On February 22 the Robbinsdale Area Schools Legislative Action Coalition (LAC) and communities from Wayzata, Hopkins and Orono school districts hosted a Day at the Capitol. In the 21 meetings with legislators, groups heard updates about what's happening at the Capitol and shared education priorities including: increasing the Basic Education Formula by 2% each year, increasing special education funding to reduce the funding shortfall and concerns about education tax credits and vouchers.
 

2017 Legislative Platform for Robbinsdale Area Schools

Keep In the Loop

You can stay up-to-date on what's happening at the Capitol, both exciting and concerning, with these links:


For more information on how you can get involved with the Legislative Action Coalition (LAC), please contact Linda Johnson at 763-504-4087 or linda_johnson@rdale.org.


2017 State Legislators

State Legislative District 45

State Legislative District 40

State Legislative District 44

State Legislative District 46


The Election Is Over...
        the Results Are In 

         
When the 90th State Legislature convenes on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, 
there will be 23 new legislative members. Republicans enlarged their 
control of the Minnesota House of Representatives and gained control of 
the Minnesota Senate for the first time since 2011-12. 

The Legislative Action Coalition (LAC) is looking forward to working with each of our newly elected School Board Members and State Legislators. 
We are grateful to all the candidates who ran for elected offices for their commitment and willingness to serve our community.


School Board Members Re-Elected
 
Congratulations to Helen Bassett, Sherry Tyrrell and John Vento for their
re-election to the Robbinsdale Area School Board!

Sherry Tyrrell  
Helen Bassett     
John Vento      
Andrea Bejarano-Robinson 
Aaron Carlson 
19,906 Votes
19,804
19,322
13,685
12,031
23.3%
23.2
22.6
16.0
14.1