Representative Poppe to head Agriculture and Food Finance and Policy Committee

The 2019 Legislative Session convened in St. Paul on Tuesday.  State District 27B Representative Jeanne Poppe, DFL’er from Austin will chair the Agriculture and Food Finance & Policy Division, and she stated that she and her fellow legislators will have to deal with a number of issues in the committee as the session moves forward…

Poppe is starting her sixth term as a state representative.  The vice-chair of the committee is District 19A Representative Jeff Brand, a DFL’er from St. Peter.  The Republican lead for the committee is District 22B Representative Rod Hamilton from Mountain Lake.