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4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Why Target stopped asking job applicants if they've been convicted of a crime

People seeking employment wait in line to apply for positions at a new Target retail store in San Francisco in 2012.

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Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Retail, Law, Target, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota

8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Dayton earned $352K last year, gave $10K to charity

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Tax

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Art Rolnick: Support all high quality Pre-K programs equally

In a recent commentary, Minnesota 2020 advocated for "helping school districts grow their early learning programs."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Bellingham Herald

Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDT

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton paid nearly $106,000 in state and federal taxes last year, and upped his charitable giving, too.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Tax, St. Paul, MN, Bemidji, MN

TwinCities

Gov. Mark Dayton releases 2013 tax details; made $350,000

Joined by legislators, advocates, and Minnesotans from across the state, Governor Mark Dayton signs the minimum wage bill into law on Monday, April 14, 2014 at the Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda in St. Paul.

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The Rock County Star Herald

Governor commits to Lewis and Clark

Gov. Mark Dayton meets in Luverne City Hall Friday with legislators and and leaders involved with the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System to review progress and plan for the future.

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CBS Local

Zellers Inks Tax Pledge In Minnesota Governor Race

Republican candidate Kurt Zellers has signed a group's pledge that rules out any new taxes and most fees as budget options if he becomes Minnesota governor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Dayton, MN, Weird

City Pages

American Cannabis Company is counseling potential Minnesota pot producers

They won't say who, but the American Cannabis Company is counseling a group of " Minnesota-based entrepreneurs " who want to become manufacturers of the new state-sanctioned medicine.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, North St. Paul, MN

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Star Tribune

Hodges picks state official for Minneapolis coordinator post

Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges on Tuesday nominated Minnesota Department of Administration Commissioner Spencer Cronk to be the new city coordinator, while a City Council committee advanced her nomination of Craig Taylor to head the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development.

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Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors

KSTP

Dayton Seeks Pre-Election Release of MNsure Rates

Gov. Mark Dayton is pushing to publicize prices for Minnesota's health insurance exchange ahead of the fall election.

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TwinCities

Dayton asks for earlier release of MNsure policy rates

Gov. Mark Dayton is asking his administration to try and release information about next year's health insurance premiums by Oct. 1. Previously, the state planned to release on Nov. 15 rates for policies sold through MNsure, the state's health insurance exchange.

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City Pages

Don Allen says decried anti-DFL ad is actually critique of MNGOP

When we called Don Allen yesterday to chat with him about his ostensibly anti-Mark Dayton ad, he knew we weren't looking to write a post singing its praises.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Minnesota

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Star Tribune

Emergency stomach surgery hospitalizes Republican gubernatorial candidate Johnson

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A Republican candidate for Minnesota governor is recovering after emergency surgery to repair a small perforation in his stomach.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Gary Johnson, Republican, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Star Tribune

Federal disaster declared in 8 Minn. counties recovering from June storms

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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Roseville Review

Area cities fight flood, mudslide damage

As concerns over flooding have only worsened over the years statewide, city officials have ramped up their response.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Inver Grove Heights, MN, Mendota, MN, Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, FEMA

USA Today

Tax inversions allow firms to avoid state taxes

American companies that merge with foreign competitors to lower their federal taxes also cut their state taxes, leaving states to mostly watch helplessly as their tax revenue drains away.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

City Pages

Here's what to expect at the upcoming medical cannabis meetings, open to the public

The state's new 23-person medical cannabis task force has two public meetings coming up.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Free Republic

Gov. Dayton: Minnesota should eliminate coal use

Gov. Mark Dayton challenged energy policy and business leaders Thursday to find a way for Minnesota to eliminate coal from the state's energy production.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota, Democrat, Minnesota Government, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Global Warming, Barack Obama

Cave News

Minnesota Governor spells his state name wrong on campaign material

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton used campaign material with the name of his state spelled wrong as shown below.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Norm Coleman, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Insurance Journal West

Flood Damage Costs Continue to Climb in Minnesota

The state's deputy director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, Joe Kelly, said last month's excessive rainfall led to a unique disaster.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota, Democrat, Minnesota Government, Natural Disasters, Flood, Weather, Train Disaster

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