Gov. Walz Announces Special Legislative Session to Start Monday

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday that he has convened a special session of the Minnesota Legislature beginning on Monday.


A press release from Walz’s office says the special session will “provide much needed relief to small businesses, workers and families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic,” although no details of the described relief have yet been made public.


Walz also announced Wednesday his intentions to extend his COVID-19 peacetime emergency an additional 30 days.