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Child Care Industry Cool To Free Preschool Push

Representatives of Minnesota’s child care industry say a push to fund all-day preschool will make their services more expensive. Senate Democrats want to set aside money for statewide preschool programs starting with the 2015 school year.


Gov. Mark Dayton shakes the hand of a tea party protester and then allows the man to speak after Dayton signed an executive order deepening Minnesota's participation in the federal health care overhaul by expanding Medicaid coverage for the poor. (credit: CBS)

Gov. Dayton Settling In After Eventful 1st Week

Minnesota’s new governor Mark Dayton hasn’t yet completely moved into his new office, or the official governor’s residence. But he says he’s ready to go.