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Governor Mark Dayton Signs Safe and Supportive Schools Act

Joined by the bill’s authors, Rep. Jim Davnie and Sen. Scott Dibble, student advocate Jake Ross, and other students, teachers, parents, and supporters, Governor Mark Dayton signs the Safe and Supportive Schools Act into law

Governor Dayton signs $508 million in tax cuts for middle class and businesses into law

Governor Mark Dayton today signed legislation (HF1777) cutting taxes for middle class Minnesotans and businesses.

Governor Dayton Proposes 1,000 Ways to Make State Government Work Better

Governor Dayton’s reform proposals include over 1,000 ways to make state government work better for the people of Minnesota.

First Act of Legislative Session Invests $20 Million in Heating Assistance

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Minnesota Ranks Fifth in Gallup Job Creation Index

The MN Dept. of Employment and Economic Development announced that Minnesota ranked fifth among states in employee perceptions of job creation at their workplaces.

Governor Dayton Proposes Funding Measure to Ensure No Child is Denied Lunch in Minnesota Schools

Governor Mark Dayton proposed providing additional funding in the upcoming legislative session to ensure that every child has access to a nutritious lunch in Minnesota schools.

Jobs Proposal Will Create Over 27,000 Minnesota Jobs

Governor Mark Dayton today introduced a bonding proposal that would invest $986 million in infrastructure projects statewide, creating more than 27,000 Minnesota jobs.

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Governor Dayton Enacts First Minimum Wage Increase in a Decade

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 7:18 PM

More than 325,000 of Minnesota’s lowest-wage workers just got a raise. Joined in the Capitol Rotunda this afternoon by legislators, advocates, and hard-working Minnesotans from across the state, Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill into law raising Minnesota’s minimum wage for the first time since 2005. The bill increases the minimum wage to $9.50 per hour by 2016, and indexes it to inflation to help ensure Minnesotans’ wages keep up with the cost of living.

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Governor Mark Dayton Signs Safe and Supportive Schools Act

Posted on April 09, 2014 at 5:24 PM

Surrounded by students, parents, teachers, and school administrators, Governor Mark Dayton today signed the Safe and Supportive Schools Act (HF826/SF783). The new law, authored by state Sen. Scott Dibble and state Rep. Jim Davnie, strengthens protections against the threat of bullying in Minnesota schools. The new measure provides local school districts the guidance, support, and flexibility to adopt clear and enforceable school policies to help protect all children from bullying, and to reinforce the principles of tolerance and respect in our schools.

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Governor Mark Dayton to Sign Safe and Supportive Schools Act

Posted on April 09, 2014 at 7:01 AM

ST. PAUL, MN – Joined by legislators, parents, students, and teachers, Governor Mark Dayton plans to sign the Safe and Supportive Schools Act (HF826/SF783) into law at a public bill signing ceremony on Wednesday, April 9, at 4:00pm. The bill signing ceremony will take place on the steps of the Minnesota State Capitol. Minnesota students, parents, teachers, and families are invited to attend the event.

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