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Gov. Dayton To Undergo Surgery For Prostate Cancer Next Month

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Gov. Mark Dayton says he will undergo surgery next month to treat his prostate cancer. The governor met with Mayo Clinic doctors last week, who told him the cancer was caught early and hasn’t spread. 387 more words


Gov. Dayton Calls Trump Executive Orders ‘Ill-Conceived’, Some ‘Unconstitutional’

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith have both released statements criticizing President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders.

Seven days into his first term, Trump issued more than a dozen executive actions, which include a government-wide freeze on new and pending regulations, the reinstatement of a policy that bars U.S. 362 more words


Talking Points: Gov. Dayton's Health Problems

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Since his dramatic collapse and the unexpected announcement of his prostate cancer diagnosis, Gov. Mark Dayton has maintained a rigorous schedule, even traveling Friday to Morris to promote his water quality initiative. 94 more words


Relief Bill To Help Minnesotans With Skyrocketing Premiums

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Help is coming for thousands of Minnesotans hit with skyrocketing health care premiums.

The Minnesota House and Senate passed an emergency aid package Thursday and sent it to the governor. 372 more words


Gov. Dayton Says He Has Prostate Cancer, Will Complete Term

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO/AP) — The day after collapsing during his State of the State speech, Gov. Mark Dayton revealed Tuesday he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. 1,081 more words


Minnesota Governor Collapses During State Of The State Address

ST. PAUL (CBSNewYork/CBS Minnesota/AP) — The governor of Minnesota collapsed Monday during his 2017 State of the State address.

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was delivering his annual speech to the state Legislature when he paused to take a drink of water. 170 more words


Dayton Urges Republicans To Take Up His Premium Relief Plan

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Gov. Mark Dayton is urging House Republicans to pass his health care relief package for Minnesotans hit with skyrocketing premiums.

Dayton wants a 25 percent cut in premiums for 125,000 Minnesotans who make too much money and don’t qualify for tax breaks. 51 more words