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[email protected] · [email protected]
September 22, 2021 at 2:37 AM

Our press conference today

John, Today, we held a press conference with Lieutenant Governor Flanagan, Senate DFL Leader Melisa López Franzen, and Planned Parenthood Action Fund, shining a light on the extremely anti-choice records of the GOP candidates running for Governor. “Leaders in the Minnesota D…
Heidi · [email protected]
September 17, 2021 at 5:15 PM

Fwd: URGENT: Texas-style abortion legislation coming to Minnesota.

John, I wanted to make sure you saw this. What the Supreme Court allowed to happen in Texas has become a road map for Republicans across the country, including here in Minnesota. John, I wanted to make sure you saw this. What the Supreme Court allowed to happen in Texas has be…
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 16, 2021 at 5:12 PM

URGENT: Texas-style abortion legislation coming to Minnesota

John, After the Supreme Court gave the green light to the GOP attack on abortion rights, Minnesota Republicans are seizing the opportunity to harm reproductive healthcare. MN House Republican Pledges to Introduce Texas-Style Abortion Ban John, After the Supreme Court gave the…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
September 15, 2021 at 2:36 PM

Fwd: Hi, John, let me introduce myself.

I wanted to make sure you saw Karen’s intro, John. We are so lucky to have Karen on our team. Each one of us is in this work to build a better Minnesota for everyone in our state. And this work has never been more critical. I wanted to make sure you saw Karen’s intro, John. We…
Karen · [email protected]
September 14, 2021 at 5:39 PM

Hi, John, let me introduce myself

John, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself. My name is Karen, and I’m proud to be the new Deputy Finance Director here at the Minnesota DFL. John, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself. My name is Karen, and I’m proud to be the new Deputy Finance Director here…
Ken · [email protected]
September 12, 2021 at 4:58 PM

If we lose this fight, we lose every fight after

John, One of the things that makes me most proud to be a Minnesotan is that Minnesotans know how important it is to vote. Year after year, we lead the nation in voter turnout, and our state and the entire country are better for it. John,   One of the things that makes me most p…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
September 9, 2021 at 3:38 PM

Fwd: Gazelka’s in.

Did you see this, John? Paul Gazelka, former MN GOP Senate Majority leader, announced that he’s running for governor. He’s anti-choice, anti-LGBTQ, anti-science, and completely wrong for Minnesota. Did you see this, John? Paul Gazelka, former MN GOP Senate Majority leader, announc…
DFL HQ · [email protected]
September 8, 2021 at 2:27 PM

Gazelka’s in

John, Former MN GOP Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka announced his campaign against Governor Walz this morning. BREAKING: Former MN Senate GOP Majority Leader announces campaign against Governor Walz Donate to our $10,000 rapid response goal so we can have Governor Walz’s …
DFL HQ · [email protected]
September 7, 2021 at 7:12 PM

ICYMI: State Fair merch collection now online!

John, We know not everyone was able to make it to the State Fair this year to visit our DFL booth in-person. But we didn’t want you to miss out on all the amazing new shirts and buttons we had at our merch table. John, We know not everyone was able to make it to the State Fair …
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 2, 2021 at 3:02 PM

Roe v. Wade

John, Yesterday, conservatives on the Supreme Court defied 50 years of legal precedent and refused to block the most restrictive abortion law in the country. John, Yesterday, conservatives on the Supreme Court defied 50 years of legal precedent and refused to block the most r…
Brian · [email protected]
September 1, 2021 at 9:16 PM

BREAKING: GOP State Senator challenging Governor Walz

John, Another Minnesota Republican has jumped in to challenge Governor Walz. From her first days in office, MN GOP Senator Michelle Benson has been one of the GOP’s most reliable votes for corporate special interests. "GOP Sen. Michelle Benson jumps into Minnesota governor's …
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
August 30, 2021 at 3:20 PM

Fwd: John, wanted to make an introduction.

John, I wanted to reach out and introduce myself. My name is Jess and I’m the Coalitions Director here at the DFL. Making sure you saw Jess’s message, John. Our organizing team isn’t taking any time off this year because they know this work is bigger than any one election – it…
Jess Bigirindavyi · [email protected]
August 26, 2021 at 5:07 PM

John, wanted to make an introduction

John, I wanted to reach out and introduce myself. My name is Jess and I’m the Coalitions Director here at the DFL. John, I wanted to reach out and introduce myself. My name is Jess and I’m the Coalitions Director here at the DFL. We have organized all through Minnesota, and I…
Heidi · [email protected]
August 13, 2021 at 11:45 PM

John, reminder about tonight

John, Across the country, voting rights are under a coordinated assault from right-wing Republicans. GOP lawmakers have introduced more than 400 laws to suppress the vote – including right here in Minnesota. John, Across the country, voting rights are under a coordinated assa…
Nora · [email protected]
August 12, 2021 at 4:52 PM

Making sure you saw the news John

Did you see this, John? A judge has ruled that voting machine company Dominion’s multi-billion dollar lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Minnesota pillow salesman Mike Lindell can move forward. Dominion’s lawsuits against Trump allies can move forward after jud…
[email protected] · [email protected]
August 11, 2021 at 2:30 PM

Friday (IMPORTANT)

John, Right now, pillow salesman and MN's biggest Trump ally Mike Lindell is in the middle of hosting a 3-day "cyber-symposium" pushing the "Big Lie." John, Right now, pillow salesman and MN's biggest Trump ally Mike Lindell is in the middle of hosting a 3-day "cyber-symposium…
Nora · [email protected]
August 9, 2021 at 4:05 PM

Here’s your record John

John, Republican lawmakers across the country have introduced more than 400 bills to restrict voting rights so far this year. In 18 states, they’ve enacted them, and if it weren’t for Governor Walz and our House DFL Majority, Minnesota would have been number 19. John, Republi…
Tyler Blackmon · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 4:52 PM

Some personal news

John, I have some personal news. After four years and two election cycles, today is officially my last day here at the DFL before I head to law school at the University of Minnesota this fall. John, I have some personal news. After four years and two election cycles, today is…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
July 25, 2021 at 7:46 PM

Fwd: "Trump Won"

John, I wanted to make sure you saw what happened to our DFL van last week. Trump is gone, but Trumpism isn’t. And it will be here to stay unless we stay organized and fight back. John, I wanted to make sure you saw what happened to our DFL van last week. Trump is gone, but Tr…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
July 23, 2021 at 6:08 PM

“Trump Won”

Hi John, Did you see what happened to the DFL van? Take a look for yourself: Don’t worry. We were able to wash it off. But what’s really troubling is that it’s clear that Trump's “Big Lie” is still alive and well in the Minnesota Republican Party. Hi John, Did you see what hap…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
July 11, 2021 at 5:09 PM

Quick reminder about tonight

John, I don’t want to pull you away from your Sunday, so I’ll get straight to it. We still need to bring in $1,582 by midnight to hold Paul Gazelka accountable after he shamefully forced Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Commissioner Laura Bishop to resign last week. …
Heidi Kraus Kaplan · [email protected]
July 10, 2021 at 3:22 PM

John, making sure you saw this

Hi John, I wanted to make sure you saw that the Star Tribune Editorial Board weighed in on Gazelka’s shameful political attack on Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Commissioner Laura Bishop: Hi John, I wanted to make sure you saw that the Star Tribune Editorial Board weighed …
Brian · [email protected]
July 8, 2021 at 5:45 PM

John, did you see this clip?

John, Just when we thought the Senate Republicans couldn’t stoop any lower after forcing the resignation of Minnesota’s Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Commissioner Laura Bishop in a political stunt on Tuesday, MN GOP Senator David Osmek chimed in on the issue. Here’s what he had to say: …
ALERTS via dfl.org · [email protected]
July 7, 2021 at 1:47 AM

Today...

John, Today, Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka forced the resignation of Governor Walz’s Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Commissioner Laura Bishop. Gazelka’s decision to defend big polluters, exact revenge on the Governor for his strong leadership during a once-in-a-generatio…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
July 2, 2021 at 7:01 PM

Happy 4th of July!

John, We have a lot to celebrate this Fourth of July. Thanks to the leadership of President Biden and Democrats, Governor Walz and DFLers, America is coming back together. John, We have a lot to celebrate this Fourth of July. Thanks to the leadership of President Biden and Dem…
Brian Evans · [email protected]
June 27, 2021 at 5:26 PM

Have you heard about our new podcast?

Hi John, In case you haven’t heard yet, the DFL recently launched a podcast! The DFL Debrief podcast covers important political news out of Minnesota and offers behind-the-scenes insight and analysis of state and national politics. Hi John, In case you haven’t heard yet, the DFL rece…
Ken Martin · [email protected]
June 19, 2021 at 4:30 PM

Juneteenth

John, On this day, June 19th, 1865, some of the last enslaved people in the United States learned they were free. Juneteenth was the end of the beginning of one of the most important undertakings in our nation’s history: the ongoing work of granting full equality and dignity to African Americans. …
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
June 15, 2021 at 2:59 PM

📢 NEW Pride merch in the store

Happy Pride Month, John! Pride might not look the same this year, but that won’t stop us from celebrating! The DFL store is stocked up with new Pride swag and we wanted you to be the first to know. Happy Pride Month, John! Pride might not look the same this year, but that won’…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
June 11, 2021 at 3:01 PM

re: Tonight John

Hi John, I know you’ve been hearing from us a lot this week, but hopefully this will be the last email we need to send before the weekend. Hi John, I know you’ve been hearing from us a lot this week, but hopefully this will be the last email we need to send before the weekend.…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
June 10, 2021 at 2:15 PM

ICYMI (tomorrow’s deadline)

John, In case you missed Heidi and Tyler’s emails, we are driving to meet a critical $15,000 budget deadline tomorrow night. Here’s why it’s so important that we get there: John, In case you missed Heidi and Tyler’s emails, we are driving to meet a critical $15,000 budget dead…
Tyler Blackmon · [email protected]
June 9, 2021 at 2:42 PM

Fwd: Introduction.

John, I wanted to make sure you saw Heidi’s note. We’re so lucky to have her helping steer the ship in this critical moment. John, I wanted to make sure you saw Heidi’s note. We’re so lucky to have her helping steer the ship in this critical moment. As you can see, she’s wasti…
Heidi Kraus Kaplan · [email protected]
June 8, 2021 at 2:31 PM

Introduction

John, I wanted to reach out to introduce myself. My name is Heidi Kraus Kaplan, and I’m the new Executive Director of the Minnesota DFL. John, I wanted to reach out to introduce myself. My name is Heidi Kraus Kaplan, and I’m the new Executive Director of the Minnesota DFL. I …
Brian Evans · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 5:14 PM

re: rapid response budget

John, In case you missed it, GOP candidate for Governor Scott Jensen has joined insurrectionists and other right-wing doctors to block 12 to 15-year-olds from getting vaccinated. John, In case you missed it, GOP candidate for Governor Scott Jensen has joined insurrectionists an…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
May 22, 2021 at 9:28 PM

New “Legalize It” merch available for you!

Hi John, We wanted to reach out because we know you’ve been a supporter of the Minnesota House’s campaign to legalize recreational cannabis use for adults over the age of 21 and to expunge most past cannabis possession convictions. Hi John, We wanted to reach out because we kn…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 7:30 PM

AP: “Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights”

John, Today, the Supreme Court announced that they would hear a decisive case on abortion rights that could effectively gut Roe v. Wade. “Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights” - Associated Press John, Today, the Supreme Court announced that they would hear a de…
Grace Ryan · [email protected]
May 16, 2021 at 10:27 PM

Introduction

Hi John! My name is Grace Ryan, and I am this spring’s fundraising and development intern for the Minnesota DFL. I just wanted to reach out and introduce myself as well as thank you for supporting our work! Hi John! My name is Grace Ryan, and I am this spring’s fundraising an…
DFL HQ · [email protected]
May 14, 2021 at 12:30 PM

BREAKING: MN House passes cannabis legalization

Good news, John! Last night, DFLers in the Minnesota House voted to not only legalize recreational cannabis use for adults over the age of 21 but also to expunge most past cannabis possession convictions. BREAKING: MN House passes cannabis legalization Great news, John!   Las…
[email protected] · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 2:10 PM

What we’re anticipating after May 17

Hi John, On Monday, the MN Senate GOP launched their third attack on our voting rights by passing a suppressive voter ID bill. This is the same measure Minnesotans rejected at the ballot almost a decade ago. Hi John, The final week of the legislative session is here, and Gover…
Nora Ptacek · [email protected]
May 7, 2021 at 2:42 PM

Tonight (please read)

Hi John, On Monday, the MN Senate GOP launched their third attack on our voting rights by passing a suppressive voter ID bill. This is the same measure Minnesotans rejected at the ballot almost a decade ago. Hi John, On Monday, the MN Senate GOP launched their third attack on …
[email protected] · [email protected]
May 5, 2021 at 3:02 PM

NO RECORD: [email protected]

John, The MN Senate GOP passed an atrocious voter ID bill on Monday that would disenfranchise countless Minnesotans, especially people of color, seniors, and young people.   “MN Senate Republicans pass voter ID bill” - MPR NEWS Help us fight back! Become a founding supporter …
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
April 30, 2021 at 2:03 PM

Shots in Arms, Money in Pockets

John, During his first address before a joint session of Congress on Wednesday (and the first-ever presidential speech with two women sitting behind him as VP and Speaker of the House!) John,   During his first address before a joint session of Congress on Wednesday (and the fi…
Tyler Blackmon · [email protected]
April 29, 2021 at 5:40 PM

ICYMI: MN-2

Hi John, In case you missed it, DFL Rep. Angie Craig’s far-right opponent from 2020 announced that he’s running in Minnesota’s Second Congressional District… again. Hi John, In case you missed it, DFL Rep. Angie Craig’s far-right opponent from 2020 announced that he’s running …
DFL HQ · [email protected]
April 28, 2021 at 1:46 PM

They’re relentless John

John, In Minnesota, we have a proud tradition of being the number one state in the country for voter participation. But Minnesota Republicans are working overtime to make it harder to vote. John, In Minnesota, we have a proud tradition of being the number one state in the count…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
April 26, 2021 at 2:01 PM

New merch alert! DFL Store restock

John, We wanted you to be the first to know about our new “get vaccinated” apparel and goods - live now on the DFL store! John, We wanted you to be the first to know about our new “get vaccinated” apparel and goods - live now on the DFL store! Well over 50% of adults in Minnes…
Ken Martin · [email protected]
April 21, 2021 at 7:06 PM

The work in front of us

John, I am grateful that our legal system has reached a just verdict and held George Floyd’s murderer accountable, particularly given how often it fails to deliver justice in the cases of clear police misconduct towards Black Americans. John, I am grateful that our legal system…
Ken Martin · [email protected]
April 20, 2021 at 3:42 PM

Remembering Vice President Walter Mondale

John, Last night, Minnesota lost our North Star. Former Vice President Walter Mondale was a moral, courageous, and principled leader John, Last night, Minnesota lost our North Star. Former Vice President Walter Mondale was a moral, courageous, and principled leader whose tirele…
Ken Martin · [email protected]
March 29, 2021 at 3:27 PM

Governor Walz’s address last night

John, During his third State of the State address last night, Governor Walz delivered a clear message: The state of Minnesota is strong, and we’re going to emerge from this crisis even stronger. John, During his third State of the State address last night, Governor Walz deliver…
[email protected] · [email protected]
March 21, 2021 at 5:56 PM

Scott Jensen is peddling misinformation... again

John, Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Jensen is once again spreading dangerous public health misinformation -- this time about the COVID-19 vaccine. During a WCCO Radio interview last week, Jensen said that he will refuse to get the vaccine and admitted he has told one-third (!) of his pa…
Ceri Everett · [email protected]
February 24, 2021 at 7:39 PM

I can’t wait to get to work.

It’s great to e-meet you, John. My name is Ceri Everett, and I am the newly elected DFL Secretary. For nearly 20 years, I’ve been involved with the DFL Party, including serving in leadership positions in Minnesota Young DFL and a number of local units. It’s great to e-meet you…
Minnesota DFL · [email protected]
February 17, 2021 at 4:12 PM

BREAKING: Wardlow announces 2022 AG run

Did you see this, John? Doug Wardlow, the walking right-wing nightmare who ran against Attorney General Keith Ellison in 2018, just announced that he is challenging Keith AGAIN in 2022. John, The Trump campaign just announced they’ll be sending Mike Pence back to Minnesota on Monday AN…