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Gov. Dayton orders flags at half-staff for Pearl Harbor Day

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton

Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Wednesday, December 7, 2016, as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Minnesota, in honor of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the more than 2,400 Americans who lost their lives in these attacks. 86 more words

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Dayton, Lawmakers Battling Over Civil War Paintings Inside Capitol

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — A public fight over art work at the newly-renovated State Capitol erupted into anger on Tuesday.

Governor Mark Dayton stormed out of a meeting that was considering his proposal to permanently remove those paintings from his office when the Capitol re-opens in January. 383 more words


Nov. 9: Governor’s Council on Community and Law Enforcement

Metropolitan State will host the inaugural meeting of the Governor’s Council on Law Enforcement and Community Relations from 4-7 pm, Nov. 9 in the New Main Great Hall, Saint Paul Campus. 128 more words


Minnesota counties to get federal disaster aid

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Governor Mark Dayton says a federal disaster declaration has been issued for nine counties.

Following a request from Dayton, President Obama authorized federal assistance for Fillmore, Freeborn, Blue Earth, Goodhue, Houston, Le Sueur, Rice, Steele and Waseca counties to help them recover from heavy rainstorms and flooding on September 21 and 22. 156 more words

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Dayton, Daudt Meet To Discuss MNsure Issues As Enrollment Starts

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — It is the first day of open enrollment for Minnesotans in the individual health care market.

Gov. Mark Dayton met with state Republican leaders Tuesday morning to discuss problems with the system. 338 more words


Gov. Dayton Details Rebate Plan For Facing Rising Health Care Premiums

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Finding a fix for MNsure is a hot topic at the State Capitol.

Open enrollment starts next week, and if something isn’t done, thousands of Minnesotans will end up with health premiums they can’t afford to pay. 515 more words


Lawmakers Have No Plans To Address MNsure Costs

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As of Sunday, leadership in the Minnesota House and Senate have no scheduled plans to discuss the rising health care premiums set to affect thousands of Minnesotans. 345 more words