Minnesota House Agriculture and Food Finance and Policy Division chair Jeanne Poppe says coronavirus has been the overwhelming issue for lawmakers in St Paul. It even impacted the Governor’s supplemental budget. “It’s dramatically different from what we would have anticipated six weeks ago. We’re looking at things we need to have in place to reduce the spread of the disease. That’s the overwhelming issue out there now.” Poppe says coronavirus has impacted everything. “Public health is a deep concern, but a lot of protocols and decisions are being made.”
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