July 17, 2011 - In honor and remembrance of Sergeant Ian Williams McConnell, Governor Dayton has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff in Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset on Monday, July 18th.
July 14, 2011 - Governor Mark Dayton today continued his effort to find compromise and resolve the budget impasse to get Minnesotans back to work. Today he sent Republican Legislative leaders another offer of a compromise solution.
July 09, 2011 - Today, Governor Dayton issued Emergency Executive Order 11-21, declaring a State of Emergency in Minnesota, following the severe weather that caused extensive damage starting in southwest Minnesota and moving northeast on July 1, 2011.
July 08, 2011 - In honor and remembrance of Sergeant Chad Frokjer, Governor Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, July 9, 2011.
July 07, 2011 - Today, Governor Dayton released the following statement in response to the ‘Framework for a Budget Solution’ put forward by the bi-partisan committee, organized by Vice President Walter Mondale and Governor Arne Carlson