What We Learned

Using four questions as a guide, Minnesotans shared with us their hopes, dreams, and worries for the future. Please share your own responses about what kind of Minnesota you'd like to see here.

What makes you proud to be a Minnesotan?

"Minnesota has a great quality of life! It's a great place to live!"

"We're a leader in the nation!"

"Good schools."

"Our natural resources and state parks!"

"Clean politics and good civic participation."


What are your concerns for yourself, your family, and your community?

"Healthcare — we need to do a lot more to make it affordable."

"The middle class is shrinking."

"People are getting left behind."

"Student debt is a huge problem for many people."


What would you like to see changed at the state level that would make life better for you, your family, and your community?

"More money for education."

"Lower college tuition. It has gotten way too expensive."

"Please think about the middle class."


How do you want to work with your elected leaders to make this change happen?

"Together."

"We want to work with them to make positive change for Minnesota."