Select Page

Category: Blogs by Betsy

An Important Step Forward

On Wednesday, dozens of residents, advocates, former police officers, and faith leaders spoke at a public hearing in City Hall in favor of Medaria “Rondo” Arradondo’s confirmation to become Minneapolis’ Chief of Police. It’s an important step forward for our police department, residents, and entire city.

Read More

Promoting Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Two years ago, I was honored to be one of 60 mayors from around the world invited by Pope Francis to take part in a global climate conference at the Vatican.  One thing was clear – we need to start at the local level to work against the effects we are having on our environment and on our fellow humans.  Our work against climate change is more than just about limiting carbon emissions, it’s about working toward environmental justice.

Read More

City Employees: I stand with you

If the Republicans are coming after public employees and their unions in the next four years, they’re going to have to come through me. That’s the Mayor I’ve been, and that’s the Mayor I will continue to be.

Read More

Keith for DNC

I could not be prouder to support Minneapolis’ own congressman, and my good friend and great ally, Keith Ellison, to be our next DNC chair.

I’ve been sharing with mayors around the country the three big reasons why I as a mayor support Keith for DNC chair, and why I believe they should, too.

Read More
Loading

Follow Betsy

Upcoming Events

Wed 23

Phone Bank for Betsy at SEIU State Council HQ

August 23 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat 26

Phone Bank for Betsy at SEIU State Council HQ

August 26 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed 30

Phone Bank for Betsy at SEIU State Council HQ

August 30 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sep 02

Weekend of Action (Saturday)

September 2 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sep 03

Weekend of Action (Sunday)

September 3 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Get Email Updates

""
1
First
Last
Zipyour full name
Previous
Next