President Obama Meets With Mark Dayton, 3 Other GovernorsAs congressional lawmakers return to Washington, President Barack Obama is focusing his attention on the nation's governors. Obama is meeting Tuesday with members of the National Governors Association executive committee. The president says governors don't have the luxury to operate "based on ideology" because their constituents expect them to get things done.
Governors Ask Obama For Flexibility In Fiscal Cliff DealA bipartisan group of governors says they sought assurances from President Barack Obama that any cuts in spending to address the looming "fiscal cliff" would not shift the financial burden onto states.
Dayton Heads To Washington For Governors MeetingGov. Mark Dayton is in Washington for the winter meeting of the National Governors Association.
Dayton Heads To Washington Trip For Gov's MeetingsA national forum for governors has Minnesota's Mark Dayton headed to Washington.