Monthly Archives: February 2016

  • Resolutions - 2015
    Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

    Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

Precinct caucuses are coming up Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Be sure to bring along the Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness. A PDF is available here.


Precinct Caucus

Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

Whereas an estimated 14,000 Minnesotans are homeless on […]

By |February 22, 2016|Advocacy, State policy|Comments Off on Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness
  • LeAnn
    Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty

    Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty

Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty

Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty

New report looks at the erosion of cash assistance over 30 years.

By LeAnn Littlewolf

Each morning, I wait for the school bus with my son.  Some days, like today, the wind is […]

By |February 10, 2016|Advocacy, MFIP, News, Prosperity for All|Comments Off on Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program Pushes the Poorest Children into Deeper Poverty
  • Report Image - 2016 Assistance Gap
    New Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase MFIP Cash Assistance New Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase MFIP Cash Assistance

    New Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase MFIP Cash Assistance

New Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase MFIP Cash Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 8, 2016

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase Cash Assistance in Minnesota’s Welfare-to-Work Program

St. Paul—A new report released today by Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid shows the painful impact of inflation on the state’s welfare-to-work program. Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) cash […]

By |February 8, 2016|Advocacy, Prosperity for All, State Capitol, State policy|Comments Off on New Report: Clock is Ticking for Lawmakers to Increase MFIP Cash Assistance