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  1. Family of abused boy gets GOP to change attack adRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    The Minnesota Republican Party scrambled Thursday to revise a television ad that accuses Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton of incompetence after the grandmother of a 4-year-old boy whose death was highlighted in the spot complained it was inappropriate. Republican Party chairman Keith Downey said he would respect the wishes of Yvonne Dean and remove any images or mentions of her grandson, Eric Dean, who was killed by his stepmother last year after numerous reports of his maltreatment went unanswered by social services.

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  2. Minnesota Housing awards $162 million for affordable housing unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... "The question is: Will we as a state of Minnesota end homelessness?" Those gathered Thursday, including Gov. Mark Dayton , Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal, Rep. Alice Hausman, DFL-St. Paul, and Sen. LeRoy Stumpf, DFL-Plummer, said ...

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  3. Video: Clinton Campaigns for Franken, Dayton at Macalester CollegeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ClipSyndicate

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton paid a visit to Minnesota on Thursday, to campaign for Senate candidate Al Franken and incumbent Governor Mark Dayton.

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  4. Clinton Renews Ties in State She Lost in '08Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDIO

    Hillary Rodham Clinton says if Minnesota voters decide "based on evidence not scare tactics, negative television ads and ideology" they will give second terms to Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Al Franken. The former U.S. secretary of state, senator and first lady headlined a get-out-the-vote rally Thursday at Macalester College before a fundraiser for Dayton.

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  5. Experts question MNsure average rate increase of 4.5 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... that that's what the average was, just straight up, that's what it was," Rothman said. Earlier in the year, Gov. Mark Dayton said rate increases would not be released until mid-November, giving rise to accusations by Republicans that he was hiding ...

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  6. Michelle Obama to join Malloy at Connecticut Democrats rallyRead the original story

    Yesterday | TheDay.Com

    First lady Michelle Obama appears at a get-out-the-vote rally in support for Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Minnesota Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. NEW HAVEN, Conn.

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  7. Clinton Campaigns for Franken, Dayton in St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KSTP

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton paid a visit to Minnesota on Thursday, to campaign for Senate candidate Al Franken and incumbent Governor Mark Dayton. In front a raucous crowd in St. Paul at Macalester College, Clinton praised both candidates for putting Minnesotans first and for helping to create the lowest unemployment rate of any large metropolitan area in the U.S. "It seems like the election is coming down whether the other side can induce amnesia in a majority of the voters.

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  8. Family of abused boy gets GOP to change attack adRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Republican Party scrambled Thursday to revise a television ad that accuses Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton of incompetence after the grandmother of a 4-year-old boy whose death was highlighted in the spot complained it was inappropriate.

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  9. Minnesota Housing awards $162 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... "The question is: Will we as a state of Minnesota end homelessness?" Those gathered Thursday, including Gov. Mark Dayton , Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal, Rep. Alice Hausman, DFL-St. Paul, and Sen. LeRoy Stumpf, DFL-Plummer, said ...

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  10. Hillary Clinton urges Minnesota Democrats to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Hillary Clinton fired up a Democrat-friendly crowd at Macalester College on Thursday, imploring voters to turn out Nov. 4 for Sen. Al Franken and Gov. Mark Dayton. "We're here to see Hillary," said Julie Groshenn of St. Paul, who took her 18-year-old daughter and first-time voter, Ella, to see the former secretary of state, senator, first lady and presumptive Democratic frontrunner for president in 2016.

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  11. GOP apologizes to family for using photo of child abuse victim in anti-Dayton adRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Yvonne Dean saw the Republican Party of Minnesota's ad against DFL Gov. Mark Dayton Thursday morning and was stunned. At the tail end of the 30-second spot was the smiling but battered face of her grandson, 4-year-old Eric Dean, whose death at the hands of his stepmother last year exposed gaps in the state's child protection system.

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  12. Hillary Clinton: Remain a model for how democracy worksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Hillary Clinton stumped for Senator Al Franken and Governor Mark Dayton. Senator Amy Klobuchar was also present to lend her support.

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  13. Clinton takes a shot at banks, WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Politico

    ... close to Wall Street. But she took a tougher, more progressive line as she stumped for Sen. Al Franken and Gov. Mark Dayton, both Democrats, at an appearance at Macalester College in St. Paul. "Al has pushed for more and better oversight of the big ...

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  14. Minnesota: For secretary of state, Simon: Pioneer Press editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... ended with the election of Sen. Al Franken by 312 votes and the recount that decided the 2010 governor's race in Mark Dayton's favor. It's worth remembering that although the secretary of state is elected in a partisan process, he or she then is ...

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  15. Dayton Takes Heat For Early DepartureRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is taking heat for avoiding reporters with questions about a key insurance provider's exit from the state's health care ...

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  16. GOP edits Attack Ad after Family of Slain Boy ComplainsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KSTP

    The Minnesota Republican Party is changing an attack ad released Wednesday after pressure from the family of a local 4-year-old killed at the hands of his step mother. Eric Dean's death in 2013 raised questions about Child Protective Services in Minnesota, and the ad features criticism of Gov. Mark Dayton and the legislation that followed Dean's death.

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  17. Dayton dashed from event, avoiding waiting mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... and Jim Spencer . With questions about the state's health exchange and Republican campaign ads swirling, Gov. Mark Dayton dashed from a Thursday afternoon event about housing without taking questions from the waiting press. Dayton's decision to ...

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  18. Family of abused boy wants GOP ad pulledRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    The grandmother of a 4-year-old boy whose death spurred a closer look at Minnesota's child protection services is demanding the removal of a Republican television ad that uses her grandson's case to criticize Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton. Yvonne Dean tells The Associated Press she had no idea the case would be in a political ad.

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  19. MMA Meets with Governor about Ebola ReadinessRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Minnesota Medical Association Online

    [MMA News Now, Oct. 23, 2014] The MMA met with Gov. Mark Dayton, Health Commissioner Edward Ehlinger, M.D., and other state commissioners on Oct. 18 to discuss the state's readiness for the Ebola virus. The MMA was represented by Douglas Wood, M.D., ...

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  20. Minnesota GOP ignores grandmother's plea to stop using murdered boy's photo in attack adRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A Minnesota woman whose 4-year-old grandson was murdered in 2013 has demanded that the state Republican Party stop using the child's image in its attack ads against Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton. Eric Dean was killed in February of 2013 by his stepmother after state child protective services failed to intervene in the abusive household.

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