Dettmer, Housley travel to Virginia.
State Rep. Bob Dettmer (R-Forest Lake) and his campaign manager, Rich Weber, will speak about the recent legislative session during a meeting of the Lakes Area Business Association next week. Both men are veterans. Dettmer retired from the Army Reserve and Weber from the Air Force. The business group holds its regular meetings at noon [...]
It’s done. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton signed into law last Tuesday legislation legalizing same-sex marriage.
As the Republican lead on the House State Government Finance & Veterans Affairs Committee, I’ve been closely following a bill moving its way through the Minnesota House that we’ve seen before.
Rep. Bob Dettmer, R-Forest Lake and Sen. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, are co-sponsoring a veterans omnibus bill they say is the first of its kind. The legislators introduced SF1278/HF1465 during the Veterans Day on the Hill event at the Capitol last week. “In the past, veterans bills have been attached to other legislation but I believe [...]