Civic Engagement Resources
Minnesota State Legislature (external link)
The legislative branch is responsible for the enactment and revision of laws. The United States Congress forms the laws at the national level, and the Minnesota Legislature is the lawmaking body for the State of Minnesota. Both Congress and the Minnesota Legislature consist of two bodies: a Senate and a House of Representatives.
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State (external link)
The secretary of state is the chief election official in Minnesota and is responsible for the administration of the Minnesota election law. In this capacity, the secretary of state operates the statewide voter registration system and prepares the official roster of voters for every election conducted in Minnesota. In this website, you find everything relating to information about voting, elections and voter registration within Minnesota.