Betsy Hodges was elected mayor of Minneapolis in 2013. Prior to that, the DFLer represented Ward 13 on the Minneapolis City Council.
Ward 13, Minneapolis City Council 2006-13
Wayzata High School (1987), Bryn Mawr College (1991), University of Wisconsin (1998)
350 S. 5th St., Room 331, Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Betsy Hodges will have time to look beyond the budget and focus on a broader agenda, such as closing racial disparities in education and jobs.
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