I’m so proud of of St. Louis Park students who made their voices heard today. Our young people are calling us to be our best selves by demanding we commit to policies that prevent gun violence. We see you. We hear you. We value you. I’ve never been more proud to be an Oriole. #LouPark #SLP #ParkPrideMore than 600 students walked from St. Louis Park High School to Fire Station 1 on Wooddale Avenue as part of the National School Walkout on Wednesday, March 14. The walk was student-led and featured a program at the fire station with students sharing how they have been personally impacted by gun violence.
A special THANK YOU to the City of St. Louis Park and the police and fire departments for their support of the students and schools in safely executing these events. ... See MoreSee Less
Teaching our children to break the law. They were supposed to be in class. That's the law. So proud. Not.
As one speaker said, Youth will #Speak #Write #Protest #Vote And I saw them do just that. Some students filled out voter registration forms. I don’t think this event was intended as a solution to anything. But it’s good to see student’s have our representative’s attention.
I look forward to Fire Service Day on the Hill every year because I get to meet with some pretty great folks. I’m so grateful for the firefighters and first responders who keep our communities safe. #mnleg ... See MoreSee Less