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2 hrs ago | City Pages

Gov. Mark Dayton donated $10,000 of his personal wealth to charity last year

Gov. Mark Dayton's 2013 tax return was released last week and shows that he gave $10,000 to charities -- ten times as much as last year.

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

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Star Tribune

A needed push for early release of MNsure rates

Consumers buying health insurance on MNsure and the Affordable Care Act's other new online marketplaces had six months to comparison shop and enroll for 2014 coverage.

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Political Quarry Blog: Race for auditor a surprise headlinePolitical...

Political Quarry Blog: Race for auditor a surprise headline Matt Entenza is challenging fellow DFLer and incumbent Rebecca Otto.

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

Star Tribune

Franken, Dayton among candidates saying 'thanks, but no thanks' to debates

The grumbling was evident last week when U.S. Sen. Al Franken turned down an invitation by Minnesota Public Radio to debate his Republican and Independence Party challengers at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Norm Coleman, Minnesota, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Redwood County, MN

Star Tribune

Briefs: Farmington offers to hold flood aid forum

State Rep. Pat Garofalo, a Farmington Republican, says his city should host a possible special legislative session to address spring flooding damage.

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

TwinCities

Tax inversions threaten states' revenue

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: Fridley, MN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Fri Jul 25, 2014

KSTP

Minnesotans Take Sides in Israel-Gaza Conflict, Plea for Peace

The conflict in Israel and Gaza is dividing the world, and many folks in Minnesota.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Minnesota, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota Government

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Star Tribune

Gov. Dayton joins Jewish community rally for peace in Mideast

Gov. Mark Dayton drew an audience of 1,400 people during a gathering of support for Israel at Adath Jeshurun Congregation in Minnetonka on Thursday.

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Insight News

Exhibit celebrates Tuskegee airmen

To celebrate 50 years since the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Minnesota Dept.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Law, Employment / Labor Law, African-American, US Military, US Air Force, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Kenneth, MN

The Miami Herald

APNewsBreak: No public money for IP candidate

In this photo provided by her campaign is Hannah Nicollet, Independence Party candidate for Minnesota Governor.

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Cincinnati CityBeat

From The Copy Desk

Worst Politicians," a supplement from the Association of Alternative Newspapers.

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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

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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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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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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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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