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Protesters Call On Gov. Dayton To Defund Planned Parenthood

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Another rally was held Sunday, calling on Governor Mark Dayton to investigate and defund Planned Parenthood.

Groups from both sides of the debate were outside the Planned Parenthood on Vandalia Street in St. 59 more words


Gov. Dayton Heading To Mankato For Pheasant Hunting Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s been a tradition for Gov. Mark Dayton to participate in Minnesota’s annual opener for the pheasant hunting season.

This weekend, Dayton heads to Mankato as the community will host events Friday and Saturday to highlight hunting in the area. 115 more words


Dayton Orders Flags At Half-Staff After Oregon Shooting

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is ordering flags to be flown at half-staff Tuesday to honor the victims of a mass shooting at an Oregon community college. 100 more words


Hillary Clinton's Minn. 'Leadership Council' Nets Big-Name Help

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Both of Minnesota’s U.S. senators as well as Gov. Mark Dayton have signed on to a state “leadership council” for Hillary Clinton’s campaign for president. 123 more words


Dayton Slams GOP Call To Scrap MNsure After Rate Hikes

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is criticizing Republicans’ call to abolish MNsure as a way to counter hefty health insurance hikes.

State officials announced this week that premiums on the individual market would rise between 14 percent and 49 percent on average in 2016. 103 more words


Gov. Dayton Isn't Counting On Big Changes To Gun Laws

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is downplaying the prospect for significant gun law changes in the wake of the latest mass shooting at an Oregon community college. 118 more words


MNsure's 2016 Rates Will Surge Up To 49 Percent

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Minnesotans who use the state’s health exchange to buy medical insurance are in for some sticker shock.

The Minnesota Department of Commerce announced Thursday monthly premium rates for MNsure users ranging from 14 percent to a whopping 49 percent. 374 more words