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Minnesota

Minnesota

Minnesota (MN)


Capital: St. Paul

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State Code

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
5,611,179
Population 2017 5,568,155
Population 2016 5,523,409
Below Poverty 2018 7.9
Below Poverty 2017 9.5
Below Poverty 2016 9.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
67.8
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 67.8
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 67.6
Unemployed 2018 2.9
Unemployed 2017 3.4
Unemployed 2016 3.9
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 3,821
STATE FACTS
The Mall of America in Bloomington is the size of 78 football fields – 9.5 million square feet.
Minnesota’s waters flow outward in three directions: north to the Hudson bay in Canada, east to the Atlantic Ocean, and south to the Gulf of Mexico.
Minnesota has 90,000 miles of shoreline, more than California, Florida and Hawaii combined.

 

 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
 Governor
Tim Walz (DFL)
 Lieutenant Governor  Penny Flanagan (DFL)
 Attorney General Lori Swanson (DFL)
 Secretary of State Steve Simon (DFL)
 State Senate Control R – 34DFL – 33
 State House Control DFL – 75; R – 59

 

 

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 8, 2019
Sine Die Adjournment May 20, 2019
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session No
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) Three days, Sundays excepted
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 14 days from presentment, or legislation is pocket vetoed (even years)
Veto Override 2/3 majority
Legislation Effective Date August 1 following enactment

Notable Laws & Legislation

SAFE Act
Security Breach Notification Law

Enforcement

Consumer Complaints

Advocacy, Initiatives & Reports

Advocacy
Reports

Trade Associations

Minnesota Financial Services Association

 

Political Geography


Map of Legislative Districts
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County Map
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