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Local law makers ask Minnesotans to contact Gov. Dayton about special session

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Some law makers in our area are asking all Minnesotans, particularly those in the southeast area to contact Gov. Mark Dayton and ask him to call a special session so the legislature can pass a bonding bill. 126 more words

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Gov. Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff for Memorial Day

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton

Today (May 27), Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, … 33 more words

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Dayton: Lawmakers Punished H.S. League Over Transgender Policy

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Gov. Mark Dayton says Minnesota lawmakers punished the State High School League because of Republican opposition to the league’s transgender athlete policy. 326 more words


Construction Leaders Urge Dayton Not To Rush Into Special Session

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A coalition of transportation companies and workers are asking Gov. Mark Dayton to hold off on calling a special session until Republicans and Democrats can reach a deal on the transportation package. 238 more words


If Leaders Agree To His Terms, Gov. Dayton Open To Special Session

ARDEN HILLS, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he’s open to calling a special legislative session next month if top lawmakers agree to meet his requirements. 126 more words


Minnesota voters will no longer caucus

ST. PAUL, Minn. – In March, Minnesota voters caucused for their presidential pick — but that process is changing.

Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill into law replacing the state’s caucus with a presidential primary. 105 more words

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Dayton Still Unsure About Possible Special Session

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hours after Minnesota lawmakers adjourned the 2016 legislative session that saw them fail to reach agreement on several key issues, Gov. Mark Dayton is as uncertain as the rancorous political climate inside St. 442 more words