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  1. Governor Dayton, Jeff Johnson, Hannah Nicollet Debate For the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    Governor Mark Dayton met his two challengers for office in the first debate of the election season Wednesday in Rochester at the Mayo Civic Center. GOP challenger Jeff Johnson was on the attack against Governor Dayton, tearing into issues like the economy, MNsure, and local government aid.


  2. Mine plan spurs sharp jabs in governor debateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    At a debate Wednesday night, Republican challenger Jeff Johnson accused Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's administration of "slow-walking" a regulatory review of the PolyMet copper-nickel mine project in northeastern Minnesota. Dayton responded that Johnson, a suburban county commissioner, was being irresponsible by trying to "pander" to a traditionally Democratic voting area and promise approval before all environmental reviews were completed.


  3. First Debate For Gubernatorial Candidates Highlights DifferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    From health care to the economy, Wednesday night was all about the areas outside of the Twin Cities for the three major party candidates for governor. Governor Mark Dayton, Republican challenger Jeff Johnson, and Independence Party candidate Hannah Nicollet met at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester for the state's first gubernatorial debate.


  4. Jobs, economy dominate first Gubernatorial debateRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ... and everything else, and pander to Northern Minnesota to get their jobs is irresponsible," said Gov. Mark Dayton. "It takes about $200 million to close the mines. $6 to 7 million after. Providing that money is set aside, available, then absolutely ...


  5. Dayton, Johnson Tangle over Jobs & Rural Concerns in First DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WDIO

    . Mark Dayton and Republican nominee Jeff Johnson at odds in an opening debate that also saw skirmishes over health care and transportation. Dayton argued that things have looked up dramatically since he took over in the depths of a recession. ...


  6. In governor candidates' debate, Johnson critical while Dayton stands his groundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    DFL Gov. Mark Dayton faced off against Republican challenger Jeff Johnson and the Independence Party's Hannah Nicolett here Wednesday night in a debate that shed light on their differences on job creation, health insurance and how the state treats Greater Minnesota. In the first of five debates before the Nov. 4 election, Johnson said he fundamentally disagrees with Dayton on how to grow jobs in the state.


  7. Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... this year." The rate announcement was a politically charged event. Republicans earlier this year accused Gov. Mark Dayton of trying to delay it until after the November election. On Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader David Hann argued the average was ...


  8. MNsure premiums to increase in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... and critics of the MNsure exchange, with the two sides interpreting the data in sharply different ways. Gov. Mark Dayton , who joined other Democrats in pushing to create MNsure in 2013, said the numbers show "a small increase in the rates overall." ...


  9. Minn. and Wis. Governors declare Wednesday 'GREAT Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WKBT

    Both Wisconsin's Governor Scott Walker and Minnesota's Governor Mark Dayton had declared Wednesday 'Choose to be GREAT Day.' It's part of the nationwide gang resistance education and training program.


  10. Minnesota Employment Numbers Unspun: Did Governor Dayton Lie?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... to engineer the consent of the masses. The real news is that the Private Employment numbers Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton (D) has touted in his campaign to be reelected are double the actual figures as reported by the Federal Government. There can ...


  11. Hopefuls for governor hope to build on first debateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The chief rivals for Minnesota governor jousted over taxes and spending, transportation and MNsure Wednesday night as they met for the first of five debates. Gov. Mark Dayton , Republican challenger Jeff Johnson and the Independence Party's Hannah Nicollet kept the tone largely cordial in the 60-minute meeting at Mayo Civic Center.


  12. Scenes from the first Minnesota debate for Governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... . Contributors in D.C.: Corey Mitchell , Allison Sherry and Jim Spencer . Minnesota candidates for Governor Gov. Mark Dayton (DFL), Jeff Johnson (GOP) and Hannah Nicollet (IP) shook hands at the conclusion of the first debate. ...


  13. MNsure Rates on the Rise for 2015Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... doing a better job than anybody else and I don't mean we the state government, I mean all of us," said Governor Mark Dayton during a press conference Wednesday. But some are calling those numbers deceptive. The rates for the handful of companies ...


  14. Johnson focuses on jobs in Range swingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    ... with a focus on jobs. Johnson, the Republican nominee for governor, is challenging DFLer and current Gov. Mark Dayton and he said Dayton hasn't taken job creation on the Iron Range seriously enough. Johnson offers a traditional Republican outlook, ...


  15. 3 Candidates to Take Stage in Minnesota Governor DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSTP

    The first of five debates in the Minnesota governor's race has Democrat Mark Dayton, Republican Jeff Johnson and the Independence Party's Hannah Nicollet headed to Rochester. Wednesday's prime-time debate is expected to focus on issues of importance to greater Minnesota.


  16. Dayton-Johnson debate in Rochester: liveRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Democratic-Farmer-Labor Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson will participate in their first debate today in Rochester. They will also be joined by Independence Party candidate Hannah Nicollet.


  17. Democrats, Republicans seize on MNSure rate increase to score political pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... Republicans seized on the figure, calling it "bogus" and "deceptive." In a short address with reporters, Gov. Mark Dayton said the rise in the average rate was "predominately good news," praising Minnesota for having among the lowest insurance ...


  18. , News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds Pipestone, MN 56164Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Pipestone County Star

    Gubernatorial candidates will debate this evening, Oct. 1, for the first time, with the emphasis on issues relevant to Greater Minnesota. Candidates Gov. Mark Dayton , Jeff Johnson and Hannah Nicollet will all participate in the debate being held in Rochester from 7 - 8 p.m. at the Mayo Civic Center.


  19. GOP Says MNsure Rate Increase DeceptiveRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Minnesotans chose the lowest-cost plan they could get, and rates in those plans are going up much more. Gov. Mark Dayton says he's pleased with the overall figure. He says at worst most people will get a modest increase, and many people will see a ...


  20. Fathers hoping to gain groundRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Sentinel

    ... of shared parenting from 45 percent to 35 percent presumed custody. However, the bill was vetoed by Gov. Mark Dayton. "With it being an election year, we're hoping to get more support for shared parenting," Johnson said. "All we're looking for is ...