By the Way with Kay…

Kay Hendrikson is the newly elected chair of the DFL Senior Caucus. Keep up with Kay’s doings and other issues that affect our organization. Click here to read her message to members for...

Senator Al Franken Speaks!

Senator Al Franken was the keynote speaker at our annual meeting on Saturday, September 11, 2021, sharing his in-depth knowledge of issues and strategy and reminding us of his special sense of humor. Click here to watch the...

Senior Caucus Chapters

Check out the Senior Caucus Chapter near you! The Senior Caucus hosts chapters across our state. Click here to see what happening in each. Contact your local Senior Caucus Chapter to find out what they are doing. Many chapters have speakers or local grassroots events....

Senior Transportation

June 2021: Transportation bill calls for increased funding, some additional taxes. The bill should produce $49.1 billion in revenue in the 2022-23 biennium and provide $4.2 billion in refunds, aids, and credits, including $761 million in new tax cuts and credits. See...

Broadband and Agriculture Financing

June 2021: MN House passes omnibus agriculture, broadband finance bill. The bill should produce $49.1 billion in revenue in the 2022-23 biennium and provide $4.2 billion in refunds, aids, and credits, including $761 million in new tax cuts and credits. See the...

Interview with US Rep. Dean Phillips

In the fall of 2020, Senior Caucus held a thought-provoking question-and-answer session with Representative Dean Phillips (MN Congressional District 3). We worked with AARP and other senior organizations to develop tough questions about senior issues in Congress....

LATEST NEWS

DFL Senior Caucus Newsletter January 2021 issue of the Senior News. Here is the January 2021 issue of your Senior News.  May 2021 be a much more forgettable year than was 2020! ! Senior Caucus Chair, Don Bye, reflects on his optimism for the new Biden presidency...

Senior Transportation

Original Paper LINK here. SPECIALIZED TRANSPORTATION IS DEFINED AS DOOR-TO-DOOR OR DOOR-THRU-DOOR TRANSPORTATION VERSUS CURB-TO-CURB OR OTHER PUBLIC OR PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES.FOR MANY REASONS, THE NEED FOR SPECIALIZED TRANSPORTATION HAS INCREASED AND WILL...

Seniors: Stay in Your Home?

Seniors, should you stay in your home? If you’re a senior, and you want to stay in your home, here are a few suggestions for you to implement: 1) Get rid of your junk. You do not need 40 copies of the “Good House Keeping” or 20 Final 4 shirts. 2) If you can, buy a...