March 19, 2014 - Today Governor Mark Dayton announced the following appointments to the Board of Accountancy, Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators, Board of the Perpich Center for Arts Education, Board of Podiatric Medicine, Governor’s Workforce Development Council, and the Minnesota State Arts Board.
March 13, 2014 - Today, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) released a jobs report showing that total employment has topped 2.8 million for the first time in state history. Following the release of today’s report, Governor Mark Dayton released this statement.
March 13, 2014 - Due to extreme weather conditions that have caused septic systems across Minnesota to freeze, Governor Mark Dayton today issued Emergency Executive Order 14-08. The order exempts vehicles used to pump or transport septic system sewage from the seasonal weight restrictions on local and state highways and streets.
March 13, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – This afternoon, Governor Mark Dayton met privately with 11 individuals and family members who are advocating this legislative session for the legalization of medical marijuana. Following the meeting, Press Secretary Matt Swenson provided the following statement to members of the press.
March 11, 2014 - Today Governor Mark Dayton announced the following appointments to the Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training, Capitol Area Architectural and Planning Board, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens’ Board, and the State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind.