Senate District 61

Support Senate District 61 DFL!

Help Senate District 61 DFL make our Democratic Party accessible to everybody! Your donation will help fund our ongoing outreach and inclusion work to bring more people into our party and get out the vote! You may receive up to $50 in PCR refunds when you donate. Donate to Senate District 61 DFL on ActBlue.

Where is Senate District 61?

Senate District 61 encompasses the neighborhoods of Uptown, Southwest, Lakes Bde Maka Ska, Isles, Cedar and Harriet, Downtown West, Elliot Park and Bryn Mawr. SD61 DFL consistently ranks in the top three Senate Districts in voter turnout. We’re represented by dedicated leadership and aim to create a more connected DFL party both within our geography and throughout the State.

Find out which precinct you’re in using this map.

Our Senate District 61 DFL Leadership

DFL Organizing Unit Leadership

  • Chair: Teresa Coryell House
  • Co-chair: Jamie Edwards
  • Secretary: Latonya Reeves
  • Treasurer: Deb Ford
  • Outreach & Inclusion Officer: Lisa Ripken
  • Communications: Scotland Kraker
  • Data & Technology: John Keller

The SD61 Central Committee meets the third Monday of each month at Grace Trinity Church, 1430 W 28th St, Minneapolis at 7:30 pm. Upcoming meetings are May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16. Zoom option is also available.


DFL Elected Officials

  • Scott Dibble, Senate District 61
  • Frank Hornstein, House District 61A
  • Jamie Long, House District 61B

Outreach, Inclusion and Voter Engagement Events

CD5 Convention is Saturday May 11, gavel at 11:00 am at South High School, 3131 19th Ave S, Minneapolis.


DFL Legislative Accomplishments

The Minnesota DFL is working for you! Read SD61’s summary of 2023 Minnesota Legislative Accomplishments under DFL leadership.


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Order our new cookbook! 

Taste the Trifecta: Order SD 61 DFL’s Cookbook, a culinary celebration of the DFL! Union printed. All proceeds will help elect Democrats.




DFL Party Documents

Here you can find the DFL Constitution, Official Call, Platform, and Action Agenda.