(St. Paul MN )– Members of the New House Republican Caucus issued a statement Friday after responding to the Governor’s motion to dismiss their lawsuit, calling his Peacetime Emergency Powers unconstitutional.
“On the 244th birthday of this nation we remember our declaration of rights and independence from tyranny. This July 4, however, we find ourselves in the strange position of celebrating our freedoms when many of them have been taken away, not by COVID 19, but by the actions of our government in response to COVID 19.
The NHRC is led by Rep. Steve Drazkowski (Republican-Mazeppa). It includes Rep. Cal Bahr (Republican-East Bethel), Rep. Tim Miller (Republican-Prinsburg), and Rep. Jeremy Munson (Republican-Lake Crystal).