Minnesota Governor Press Releases http://mn.gov/governor/ en-us Minnesota Office of Governor Dayton http://mn.gov/governor/images/header_governor_background.jpg http://mn.gov/governor/ Governor Dayton Takes Action on Bills Sat, 23 May 2015 15:40:20 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162966 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton took final action on all remaining bills passed by the Legislature during the 2015 session. Governor Dayton Signs Nine More Bills Into Law Fri, 22 May 2015 17:31:34 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162942 ST. PAUL, MN – This afternoon, Governor Mark Dayton signed the following nine bills into law. Governor Dayton plans to take final action on all outstanding bills on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Governor Dayton Continues Push to Provide Preschool for All Fri, 22 May 2015 17:00:08 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162941 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton visited Apple Valley’s Westview Elementary, continuing his push to ensure every Minnesota four-year-old has access to high-quality preschool. Governor Dayton Signs Four Bills into Law Fri, 22 May 2015 11:44:41 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162911 ST. PAUL, MN – This morning, Governor Mark Dayton signed four bills into law. Governor Dayton Continues Push to Provide Preschool for All Thu, 21 May 2015 16:36:30 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162871 ST. PAUL, MN – Continuing his push to ensure every Minnesota four-year-old has access to high-quality preschool, Governor Mark Dayton will visit Westview Elementary in Apple Valley on Friday, May 22, 2015. Governor Dayton Signs Seventeen Bills into Law Tue, 19 May 2015 17:48:42 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162556 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed seventeen bills into law. Highway 36 in Maplewood to be Named “Sergeant Joseph Bergeron Memorial Highway” Tue, 19 May 2015 17:46:39 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162555 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill into law designating Trunk Highway 36 in Maplewood to be named “Sergeant Joseph Bergeron Memorial Highway.” Segment of Dodd Road in Mendota Heights to be Named “Officer Scott Patrick Memorial Highway” Tue, 19 May 2015 17:44:06 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162554 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill into law designating a segment of Trunk Highway 149 (Dodd Road) in Mendota Heights, from the interchange with Interstate 494 to the intersection with Smith Avenue in West St. Paul, as Officer Scott Patrick Memorial Highway. Governor Dayton Reiterates Call for Universal Half-day Pre-Kindergarten Investment Mon, 18 May 2015 11:33:04 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162413 ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton held a news conference yesterday regarding the need for legislation funding universal half-day pre-Kindergarten this session. Statement from Governor Dayton Regarding the Legislature’s E-12 Education Budget Target Sat, 16 May 2015 12:29:51 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162373 ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today issued the following statement regarding the joint House and Senate E-12 education budget target. Statement from Governor Dayton Regarding His Budget Offer Fri, 15 May 2015 23:19:43 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162372 ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton tonight released the following statement to members of the press regarding his budget offer to legislative leaders. Notice of Appointments by Governor Dayton Fri, 15 May 2015 15:19:37 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162352 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced the following appointments to the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority, Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Board, Occupational Safety and Health Review Board, Rural Health Advisory Committee, and State Board of Public Defense. Commission on Judicial Selection Announces Extended Application Period for Minnesota Supreme Court Fri, 15 May 2015 13:20:50 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162332 ST. PAUL, MN – To ensure the broadest possible applicant pool, the Commission on Judicial Selection will extend the Minnesota Supreme Court application deadline until June 30, 2015. Governor Dayton Signs Eighteen Bills into Law Thu, 14 May 2015 21:54:25 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162312 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed eighteen bills into law. Governor Dayton Orders Flags Flown at Half-Staff in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day Thu, 14 May 2015 11:27:41 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162293 ST. PAUL, MN – President John F. Kennedy declared the first Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15, 1962, as a tribute to peace officers and in honor of peace officers who, through their courageous deeds, lost their lives or became disabled in the line of duty. Governor Dayton Signs Four Bills into Law Mon, 11 May 2015 12:19:06 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162082 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed four bills into law. Notice of Appointments by Governor Dayton Mon, 11 May 2015 10:49:59 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162076 ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced the following appointment to the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board. Update from the 68th Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener Sat, 09 May 2015 14:46:19 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162068 TOWER, MN – This morning, Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith kicked off the 2015 fishing season at Fortune Bay Casino on Lake Vermilion in Tower, Minnesota. Commission on Judicial Selection Recommends Third Judicial District Candidates to Governor Dayton Fri, 08 May 2015 12:18:58 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-162026 ST. PAUL, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District. Governor Mark Dayton to Host 68th Annual Governor’s Fishing Opener Thu, 07 May 2015 13:23:47 -0500 Minnesota Governor's Office /governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-161989 ST. PAUL, MN – As nearly 500,000 Minnesotans gear up to go fishing this weekend, Governor Mark Dayton is getting ready to host Minnesota’s 68th Annual Governor’s Fishing Opener at Lake Vermilion in Tower, Minnesota.