Civic Buzz

PUBLIC Speaker & Discussion Series

Interested in discussing local issues? Learning more city government actions? Join us for our community speaker series now via Zoom. A discussion with LWVMpls means all voices are heard. Our goal: everyone leaves the discussion with a broader understanding of the issues.


Civic Buzz: The Proposed Education Amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, April 6

We had a lively and informative discussion on April 6th regarding the proposed education amendment to the MN Constitution. Watch it here.




April 6, 7 – 8:30 pm

Our four distinguished speakers will discuss the proposed amendment to the education section of the Minnesota constitution. Will this amendment help Minnesota close the educational achievement gap and improve public education for all K-12 students?


David Schultz, Hamline University, Constitutional law expert

Justice Alan Page, Retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice

Denise Specht, President, Education MN

Neel Kashkari, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis