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U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips Holds Roundtable on Child Care Costs

Child Care Costs in Minnesota Among Nation’s Highest. On Wednesday night, U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips hosted a roundtable discussion focusing on the high costs of child care. Phillips and a panel of experts hosted the public meeting at New Horizon Academy in Plymouth. Child care costs in Minnesota currently...
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Town Hall with Rep. Dean Phillips

Representation begins with listening! Everyone’s invited to ask questions, share perspectives, offer feedback, and pitch ideas at a free, in-person, open-to-the-public town hall at Orono Senior High hosted by Rep. Dean Phillips. Safety:. – Masks are required if you are unvaccinated. – Capacity limits will be enforced. – All...
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EP Chamber of Commerce Breakfast with Congressman Dean Phillips

Congressman Dean Phillips will be providing an update on current legislation, business issues, Ukraine/Russia, energy and his efforts for small businesses and our economy. This event will be held at SCHEELS Eden Prairie, 8301 Flying Cloud Drive. Enter at DOOR 6 from exterior of the store on the upper level.

Campaign Open House with Dean Phillips

Join MN03’s Dean Phillips and the DeanTeam for an Open House at the new expanded Campaign Coffeehouse! Stop by for a cup of coffee, chat with Dean, greet old friends, make new ones, and check out the beautiful space. Everyone’s invited! Please RSVP.

Rep. Dean Phillips has American flag flown for Chaska Legion

On Nov. 12, U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips presented an American Flag to members of the Chaska American Legion Post 57 family (Legionnaires, Sons of the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary). The flag flew over the United States Capitol Building at the request of Phillips to honor the service and...
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Rep. Dean Phillips pushes to extend deadline for Liberians seeking residency

Rep. Dean Phillips, D-Minn., is part of a group pushing Congress to cancel or extend a Dec. 20 deadline for Liberians living in the United States to apply for citizenship. It would be the second extension related to the Liberian Refugee Fairness Act, which Congress passed in 2019 to give Liberian nationals who have lived in the U.S. for years — sometimes decades — a path to a green card and permanent residency.

Rep. Dean Phillips’ Town Hall

Representation begins with listening! Everyone’s invited to ask questions and share perspectives, feedback, and ideas at a free, in-person, open-to-the-public town hall hosted by Rep. Dean Phillips. SAFETY:. – Masks are required. – Capacity limits will be enforced. – All attendees must sign in early or at the event:
Minneapolis Star Tribune

U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips pushes ranked-choice bill

U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips is renewing a push for federal legislation that would give state and local governments incentives to switch to ranked-choice voting. Last week, the Minnesota Democrat joined two U.S. senators, Democrat Michael Bennet of Colorado and Independent Angus King of Maine, in re-introducing the Voter Choice Act. The bill would provide $40 million in grant funding to cover part of the cost for state or local governments that move to the voting system. The legislation doesn't require governments to make the shift and wouldn't cover the entire cost of the change, according to Phillips' office.

Rep. Dean Phillips brings Problem Solvers Caucus to Minnesota State Fair

Republican Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) returned to Minneapolis this week for the first time since 1988 and with Democrat Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) as an unlikely tour guide. Phillips and Fitzpatrick are both members of Problem Solvers Caucus, an independent member-driven group in Congress that is made up of 29...

Rep. Dean Phillips: ‘We Will Assess Very Deeply What Went Wrong’ In Afghanistan

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — While the focus on Afghanistan continues to be the threat of another attack and the chaos outside the airport, the evacuation has continued. So far more than 117,000 people have been evacuated from Afghanistan, including 5,400 Americans. A small number of refugees have already arrived in the U.S. Minnesota Congressman Dean Phillips was one of the first members of Congress to tweet out that anyone having trouble with an evacuation could call his office, putting his office phone number on Twitter. He soon was getting desperate calls from around the country. Phillips, a member of the House Foreign...

Rep. Dean Phillips Luncheon with the EP Chamber of Commerce

Rep. Dean Phillips hosts a listening session / luncheon with the Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce at Eden Prairie Center’s SCHEELS training center on the 2nd floor. Rep. Phillips is the chair of the Oversight, Investigations, and Regulations subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee. Registration required:
Minneapolis Star Tribune

U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips leans in on bipartisan approach

U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips, D-Minn., in his Capitol Hill office in Washington, D.C., on Friday, June 25, 2021. Phillips keeps leaning in on a bipartisan approach in Congress, but after the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, the struggles of finding that kind of common ground have only become more difficult.

SkyWater Hosts Senator Amy Klobuchar and Representative Dean Phillips

BLOOMINGTON, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 2, 2021-- SkyWater Technology (NASDAQ: SKYT), the trusted technology realization partner, today announced it hosted U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar and Representative Dean Phillips on June 1, 2021 for a facility tour and press conference to review challenges and opportunities for increasing domestic capabilities and capacities for microelectronics and related technologies. Klobuchar and Phillips joined SkyWater president and CEO Thomas Sonderman and other staff for a fab tour. During the visit, their discussion focused on identifying opportunities for easing supply chain restraints through various means that would have both short and long-term impact for supporting efforts to increase domestic output of technologies in key markets such as automotive, medical and defense.

Peonies & Politics: Ice Cream Social with Dean Phillips

Kick off summer with Congressman Dean Phillips and the DeanTeam at Peonies & Politics: An Ice Cream Social on Saturday, June 5, 1–3 pm, at the Cummins–Phipps–Grill House, 13600 Pioneer Trail in Eden Prairie. Catch up with friends, chat with Dean, and enjoy ice-cream in Harriet’s Peony Garden, a historic...