(St. Paul, MN) — State Senator Melisa López Franzen will be the new Senate minority leader. Yesterday, Franzen was elected by the DFL to succeed Senator Susan Kent who announced her retirement recently. Franzen will be the first person of color and the second woman to lead in the position. There will be a new Senate majority leader as well with the election of Senator Jeremy Miller.
State Senator Melisa López Franzen To Be Next Minority Leader
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-14T05:39:17-05:00September 14th, 2021|