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  1. Son: City Hall gunman in Minnesota clashed with authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... of the other injured officer was not available and it wasn't clear if Johnson wasn't that officer. Gov. Mark Dayton expressed his gratitude to the New Hope police officers "who risked their lives to take the City Council members and other attendees" ...

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  2. Son: City Hall gunman in Minnesota clashed with authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... of the other injured officer was not available and it wasn't clear if Johnson wasn't that officer. Gov. Mark Dayton expressed his gratitude to the New Hope police officers "who risked their lives to take the City Council members and other attendees" ...

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  3. Dayton signs $11M flood, disaster relief billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Finance and Commerce

    Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill Tuesday to help rebuild Minnesota roads and restore lands hit by flooding last June. The bill provides $11.8 million for flood and disaster relief.

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  4. GOP Lawmakers: Dayton's $42B Budget is Too BigRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSTP

    Minnesota Republicans say Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $42 billion budget is too large. House Speaker Kurt Daudt declined Tuesday to put a number on how much smaller the state's two-year budget should be.

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  5. Republicans on Dayton budget: too big, wrong prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... . Republican leaders of the Minnesota Legislature gave a chilly reception to the budget proposal that Gov. Mark Dayton released Tuesday, arguing that it spends too big over the next two years and doesn't go far enough in setting priorities for state ...

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  6. Dayton wants big chunk of surplus for educationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Education makes up the biggest chunk of Gov. Mark Dayton 's plan for how to spend a projected $1 billion surplus in the state budget. The governor proposed on Tuesday nearly half a billion dollars to offer free preschool to 31,000 4-year-olds and increase school funding, among other programs.

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  7. Dayton lifts education in $42 billion budget but test awaitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    A reporter props a budget pie chart against his computer as Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and sate officials presented his two-year budget proposal which tops $40 billion, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in St. Paul, Minn. Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius addresses the education budget in Gov. Mark Dayton's two-year, $40 billion budget proposal, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in St. Paul, Minn.

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  8. Governor signs bill providing $11M to repair Minnesota roads, restore lands hit by floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill to help rebuild Minnesota roads and restore lands hit by flooding last June.

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  9. MnSCU faculty, administration react to Dayton budget snubRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... , Ricardo Lopez , Abby Simons, and Glen Stubbe . Contributors in D.C.: Allison Sherry and Jim Spencer . Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday provided no additional funding for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system because of an ongoing dispute ...

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  10. Dayton Calls For Rail Tax Changes, Fees To Fund UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 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 says railroad companies need to pay more to ensure Minnesota communities can handle increased train traffic. The Democratic ...

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  11. Dayton pitches cuts to Park Board over Southwest light railRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Gov. Mark Dayton is proposing to withhold state funding for the Minneapolis Park Board in retaliation for slowing progress on the Southwest light rail project. Dayton's 2016-2017 budget, released Tuesday morning, reduces funding for the Park Board by $3.7 over those years -- or $1.8 million a year.

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  12. Dayton calls for railroad tax changes, new fee in budget to pay for safety improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark Dayton says railroad companies need to pay more to ensure Minnesota communities can handle increased train traffic.

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  13. Mark Dayton: No new MnSCU money until faculty issues resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Facing a budget threat from Gov. Mark Dayton, faculty and administration for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities say they are confident they will resolve their differences. Dayton said in his budget address Tuesday that he's recommending no new funding for MnSCU until the faculty and administration resolve their dispute.

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  14. Dayton Budget Funds Early Learning, Broadband, Tax ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    Gov. Mark Dayton has introduced a budget that would expand early-learning programs for Minnesota 4-year-olds, ramp up spending on a broadband buildout and provide modest new property tax relief. Dayton's $42 billion-plus budget for the next two years was unveiled Tuesday.

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  15. Dayton $42 billion budget prioritizes children, targeted tax reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... , Ricardo Lopez , Abby Simons, and Glen Stubbe . Contributors in D.C.: Allison Sherry and Jim Spencer . Gov. Mark Dayton has prioritized spending millions more on education, particularly on early childhood education and efforts to tackle the state's ...

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  16. Dayton Budget Expands Early Learning, Broadband FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDIO

    Gov. Mark Dayton has introduced a budget that would expand early-learning programs for Minnesota 4-year-olds, ramp up spending on a broadband buildout and provide modest new property tax relief. Dayton's $42 billion-plus budget for the next two years was unveiled Tuesday.

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  17. Dayton plan brings Minnesota budget debate to starting lineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The process of deciding how billions of Minnesota's tax dollars will be spent was to reach its official starting point Tuesday with the unveiling of Gov. Mark Dayton 's budget plan. His two-year budget proposal, expected to be released at 11 a.m., will outline how much he wants to spend on schools, subsidized health care, prison guards, state park management and everything in between.

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  18. Mayor Coleman names Dayton adviser his chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman has appointed a long-standing adviser to Gov. Mark Dayton as his chief of staff. "Her ability to build and maintain strong relationships -- not to mention growing up on the East Side -- will serve us well in City Hall," said Coleman, in a statement. 1 comment

  19. Dayton suggests tax hikes to tackle transportation backlogRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trucker

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark Dayton unveiled a plan Monday that would resurface or replace 2,200 miles of roadway, repair 330 bridges and boost funding for local infrastructure projects - but would come at a noticeable cost to taxpayers.

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  20. Dayton proposes gas tax, fee hikes to fund transportation with extra $1B annuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota drivers would pay more at the pump and at the state's Division of Driver and Vehicle Services under a plan formally rolled out by Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday, but he says the money would provide vitally needed improvements to roads, bridges and mass transit in Minnesota. The tax and fee hikes in the plan would funnel more than a billion dollars per year over the next decade toward infrastructure improvements and match up with similar ideas backed by Dayton's Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party and interest groups.

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