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Lawmaker Describes 990-Page Vetoed Omnibus Bill As 'Heap Of Garbage'

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — The dust is settling after Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the biggest bills of the 2018 Legislative session: the tax and budget bills. 372 more words

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Taxes, School Funding & Construction: Legislature's Work In Limbo

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers wrapped up their work as midnight struck Sunday, but the session scorecard was still largely empty on Monday. 1,034 more words

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Dayton Vetoes Bill To Stiffen Highway Protest Penalties

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed a GOP-backed bill that would increase penalties for protesters who block freeways or transit lines. 119 more words

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Compromise Talks Stall Out, Dayton Vetoes Bills

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/AP) — With the clock ticking down on the 2018 legislative session, the Minnesota Legislature looks like it is heading towards “crash and burn.” 420 more words

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Gov. Dayton Signs Emergency Order Addressing Fertilizer Shortage

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — While Gov. Mark Dayton said he plans to veto the tax bill, one thing Dayton did sign this week is an emergency order aimed at getting fertilizer to Minnesota farmers. 49 more words

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GOP House Passes Tax Bill, Testing Dayton

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature are testing Gov. Mark Dayton’s resolve with a bill that syncs Minnesota taxes with the federal overhaul. 486 more words

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Dayton Tours Elementary School While Pushing $138M Aid Proposal

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Gov. Mark Dayton toured Parkview Elementary School in Rosemount Wednesday while pushing his proposal to help Minnesota schools facing significant deficits.

Parkview Elementary School is part of Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Public Schools, which is facing a $12 million budget deficit for the upcoming school year. 74 more words

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