- Created: Thursday, 11 July 2019 15:58
- Written by Laura Proescholdt
From $60 million in Housing Infrastructure Bonds, to a 12 percent increase in Minnesota Housing’s budget in 2020, the end of the 2019 legislative session saw several critical wins for affordable housing. While there’s still plenty of work to do, several legislators stood out this session as housing champions, demonstrating a deep resolve to make a difference for Minnesotans. MHP is proud to recognize these champions with the 2019 Legislative Leader Award.
The following Legislative Leaders advanced MHP’s policy initiatives and drew attention to affordable housing as an issue of public importance, delivering persuasive arguments and taking action for impactful policies and investments.