State House
House District 65A
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Rena is running for her fourth term in the Minnesota State House, representing District 65A in St. Paul. She received her Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. Rena has seven children and overcame homelessness when her family first moved to Minnesota. Following her involvement in fixing a neighborhood street paving issue, Rena decided to run for office in 2010. Her legislative priorities include strengthening schools, standing up for equality for all, and helping to mitigate childcare and healthcare costs for families. She has worked directly to serve her constituents in St. Paul by protecting property values for businesses along the green line and securing funding for a ball park in Lowertown.

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