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Patching things up: Feuding Gov. Dayton and DFL leader set for joint conference

It’s been a rollercoaster month for Governor Mark Dayton and House Majority Leader Tom Bakk.

Within the space of a few weeks, the two Democrats have gone from throwing jabs like “backstabber” to scheduling a joint news conference, which is set for next week, the… 200 more words

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Final Vote Coming For Bill Altering Commissioner Raises

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The closing act neared Wednesday in an agency commissioner pay debate that has split top Minnesota Democrats and emboldened resurgent Republicans, as a bill temporarily halting Gov. 497 more words

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TJ Maxx, Marshalls To Follow Wal-Mart In Raising Pay

NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores said Wednesday that it will boost pay for its U.S. workers to at least $9 per hour. 256 more words

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House agrees to delay pay raises, ending weeks-long political standoff

After two weeks of public and political bickering, Minnesota lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton have reached an agreement on the proposed pay raises for commissioners. 133 more words

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Capitol Leaders In Talks About Way Out On Pay-Raise Standoff

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House Speaker Kurt Daudt said Wednesday that he, Gov. Mark Dayton and Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk are nearing agreement on a plan to settle a commissioner pay-raise dispute that is holding up an important spending bill. 332 more words

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Bakk surprised by rift with Dayton over pay raise delay, but won't get 'personal'

Relations between Minnesota’s top two Democrats remain strained following a public falling out over commissioner pay raises, with Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk saying he was surprised at Gov. 301 more words

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Talking Points: Health Dept. Head Talks Commissioner Pay Raises

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – More drama is expected this week at the Capitol as both Republicans and Democrats battle Gov. Mark Dayton over his awarding his commissioners large pay raises. 261 more words

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