Dayton Names Fmr. House Speaker Paul Thissen To Minn. Supreme CourtGovernor Mark Dayton has announced a nominee to fill the vacancy on the Minnesota Supreme Court.
Dayton Criticizes Pawlenty, Addresses Case Of The Mummified MonkeyDayton charges that Pawlenty left Minnesota in "disastrous financial shape."
Michelle Fischbach Sued Again Over Dual RolesFischbach and Republicans say she can hold both jobs. Democrats argue it's a clear constitutional violation.
Gov. Dayton Joins Critics In Buffer Strip DisputeGov. Mark Dayton says he's "surprised and disturbed" by a proposal for adding new enforcement teeth to one of his signature environmental initiatives, a state law requiring farmers to plant buffer strips between fields and waterways to trap pollutants.
Dayton Calls For $33 Million Security Upgrades To State CapitolThe governor says not funding it this year could pose a threat to tens of thousands of Minnesotans who visit the Capitol every year.
Elder Abuse Advocates Plead For Legislators To Act Family members and advocates are pleading lawmakers to take action against elder abuse in Minnesota.
Sex Offender Treatment Program Campus Set For UpgradesTo ensure the program remains well equipped to treat these individuals, Dayton has proposed a more than $16 million investment for it.
Dayton Calls For High-Speed Internet Funding In Rural AreasThe governor's office says nearly a third of the state is still without high speed internet.
Dayton Warns Of Pre-K Funding Crisis, GOP Leaders Say He’s ‘Panicking’ ParentsMinnesota Governor Mark Dayton is warning that pre-Kindergarten programs could be in jeopardy for thousands of 4-year-olds.
Ahead Of Election, Dayton Content To Be On The SidelinesAs Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton nears the end of eight years in office to cap a four-decade political career, he's content to take a back seat in the race to replace him. At least for now.
Dayton's Budget Expected To Address Federal Tax BillGov. Mark Dayton is set to release his plan to square Minnesota's tax code with federal tax breaks.
Dayton Urges Lawmakers To Stay The Course In Final State Of The StateGov. Mark Dayton delivered his final State of the State address Wednesday night.