Mayor Hodges stands on a strong record of defending immigrant communities across the city. During her first term, Mayor Hodges has invested in various programs for immigrant business owners, family housing, and improving police-community relationships. Hodges has also been a vocal champion against Donald Trump’s anti-immigration and anti-Muslim rhetoric.Read More
Apr 18, 2017 | Press Releases
Last night, Mayor Hodges outlined the city’s defense against the Trump Administration’s threats to cities and their residents; today, the New York Observer, previously published by President Trump senior advisor Jared Kushner, attacked Mayor Hodges in response.Read More
Mar 27, 2017 | Press Releases
Today, womenwinning announced their endorsement of Mayor Betsy Hodges’ re-election campaign.
“We are excited to endorse Betsy Hodges as the strongest and most qualified candidate in the 2017 race for Minneapolis Mayor,” said Lauren Beecham, womenwinning executive director.Read More
Mar 21, 2017 | Press Releases
OutFront Minnesota Action is excited to support Mayor Betsy Hodges’ re-election campaign for Mayor of Minneapolis. During her tenure as mayor, Betsy Hodges has been a staunch ally of the LGBTQ community. From her support of the Trans Equity Council, to her commitment to supporting the Trans Equity Summit in Minneapolis, Mayor Hodges has proven that she is a tested, progressive leader.Read More