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State Details

Latest Status
Purple Star Schools Program: Minnesota Governor Signed Final Legislation
Demographic Data

State residents include:

  • 1,596 active-duty service members
  • 742 active-duty spouses
  • 1,546 active-duty children
  • 21,105 National Guard and reserve members
  • 9,462 National Guard and reserve spouses
  • 15,397 National Guard and reserve children

Data source: DMDC, Dec. 31, 2022.

Regional Liaison

  • Shane Preston
    Great Lakes Regional Liaison
    Great Lakes Region
    IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI
    Mr. Preston became Great Lakes region liaison in 2022. Prior to joining the DSLO, he worked at the Michigan State Capitol. Mr. Preston is a U.S. Marine combat veteran and graduate from Michigan State University College of Law.

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State-Specific Progress on State Policy Priorities and Sub-Priorities
See the latest status on legislation and policies being advanced in this state on state policy priorities important to military families. Find quick access to this state’s regional liaison, along with demographic data for the military community in this state.

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State Policy Priorities 2024

No priorities are currently in this status.