Executive Order

Dayton Authorizes Shelter For Stranded MotoristsGov. Mark Dayton has issued a retroactive executive order authorizing the use of a National Guard Armory in Olivia as shelter after some stranded motorists had to stay there during Sunday night's blizzard.
Dayton To Unveil Anti-Bullying Task ForceGov. Mark Dayton is taking a stand against bullying by unveiling an plan aimed at stopping it in Minnesota.
Dayton Orders Union Vote By Child Care ProvidersGov. Mark Dayton has ordered a vote among home-based child care providers about whether they should unionize.
Dayton Drops Pawlenty Directive On ImmigrationMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton won't revive a directive from his Republican predecessor requiring the state to participate in enforcing federal immigration law, a spokeswoman told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Dayton Orders More Disclosure From Health PlansGov. Mark Dayton toughened his stance toward health plans that manage care for subsidized health programs on Wednesday, ordering competitive bidding for state contracts and a new level of financial disclosure.