DHS head says agency cleaning up issues ‘that go back 10 or 20’ years

Committee chair Sen. Michelle Benson questioning Department of Human Services Commissioner Jodi Harpstead on Tuesday.


New Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Jodi Harpstead continued her trust-building tour Tuesday, spending her 99th day on the job with members of the Senate Health and Human Services committee. 


Her message? Things at the massive agency aren’t as good as they should be but aren’t as bad as they have been...