Talking Points: Gov. Dayton's Sales Tax ProposalIn the coming weeks, Gov. Mark Dayton will be trying to sell his new tax plan. The plan would reduce the current sales tax rate from 6.8 percent to 5.5 percent, while increasing the number of goods and services that will be taxed.
Obama Picks Minn. Native, St. John's Grad As Chief Of StaffPresident Barack Obama has chosen longtime trusted adviser and national security expert Denis McDonough as his fifth chief of staff.
Minnesota Native Could Be Obama's Chief Of StaffPresident Obama's next chief of staff could be a man who grew up in Minnesota.
Senior Dayton Adviser Leaving For White House PostA senior adviser to Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says she's leaving his administration to take an assignment within the White House.
Gov.-Elect Dayton Names Chief Of Staff, Top AidesMinnesota Gov.-elect Mark Dayton's new chief of staff has held the title before, albeit on a smaller stage.