Broadband makes short list of topics on Sen Klobuchar’s listening tour

KXRA (Voice of Alexandria) reports on Senator Klobuchar’s visit to 87 counties…

Klobuchar’s final rural economy tour centered on public discussions about agriculture and rural economic development with local leaders. At the last stop of the year, Klobuchar discussed regional priorities for the 2018 Farm Bill with Steve and Lynell Sunderland at their farm outside Montevideo. Earlier in the day, Klobuchar highlighted policies to support people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia in Granite Falls and discussed rural economic development in Clinton.

Klobuchar’s visits throughout the state have ranged from meetings on health care delivery to expanding access to rural broadband to combatting the opioid crisis to ensuring Minnesota veterans get the benefits they deserve.

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Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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