Governor Dayton Signs Historic Freedom to Marry Bill
Governor Dayton signs House File 1054/Senate File 925, granting all Minnesotans the freedom to marry.
Gopher Women's Hockey National Champions Day
Governor Dayton officially proclaimed Monday, April 15, 2013 to be Gopher Women's Hockey National Champions Day. Congratulations on a phenomenal season!
Spotlight on Special Education Reform: Dept. of Education Slashes Paperwork for Special Education Teachers
Minnesota's Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius, the state Dept. of Education and Governor Dayton announce reduction of excessive paperwork for special education teachers.
Spotlight on Infrastructure: Building Roads and Connections that Create Jobs
Central Corridor Light Rail Transit construction is 90% Complete. Work crews install catenary poles for wires that will power light rail vehicles along University Avenue in St. Paul
Spotlight on Education: Delivering Better Schools for a Better Minnesota
Governor Dayton visits Franklin Elementary School for Read Across America Day.
Spotlight on Safe Routes To School Program
In 2013, MnDOT and Governor Mark Dayton continue to work towards creating opportunities and educating Minnesotans about safe commutes for children under the Safe Routes to School program.
Spotlight on Technology: Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities Launches Award-Winning Mobile Device Application
The Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities has developed a free award winning mobile device application that helps individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders communicate in emergency situations.
Spotlight on Health and Aging: Connecting Minnesota Seniors with Services and Their Community
When Minnesota seniors call the Senior LinkAge Line®: A One Stop Shop for Minnesota Seniors, they will be connected to a live person who will help them with any government service related questions.
The budget passed by Governor Dayton and the DFL legislature puts fairness back in the system. It strengthens Minnesota’s middle class and our economy by lowering property taxes and making investments in education and job creation to move Minnesota forward.
Yesterday, thousands of Minnesotans joined the Governor Dayton at the State Capitol as he signed the Freedom to Marry bill. We gathered some of our favorite tweets from the day to share on our blog. Thank you to everyone who joined the Governor and legislators yesterday at the Capitol and on Twitter on this historic day!