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Mark Dayton's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Mark Dayton
Office: Governor (MN), Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Eric, Andrew
Birth Date: 01/26/1947
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Sept. 30, 2013 Dayton Administration and DFL Legislative Leaders Announce Minnesota Schools Repaid $636 Million, Almost Fully Repaid
Aug. 4, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Social Security
July 17, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, U.S. House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
Feb. 6, 2013 Governor Dayton's State of the State Address
Oct. 11, 2012 Minnesota Department of Education Slashes Paperwork for Special Education Teachers
March 9, 2012 New Federal Grant Highlights Minnesota's Nation-Leading Education Reforms
Feb. 14, 2012 Governor Dayton Launches Minnesota's Adopt-A-School Initiative
Feb. 9, 2012 Federal Waiver Paves Way for Student-Focused Education Reform
Dec. 16, 2011 Minnesota Public Radio - Minnesota among 9 states to win 'Race to the Top' education grant
June 30, 2011 Governor Dayton Delivers Speech on Minnesota's Budget
March 17, 2011 Governor Dayton Signs Executive Order Establishing Early Learning Council
March 16, 2011 Dayton Budget Bill Keeps Promise to Invest in Education
Feb. 28, 2011 Governor, Legislature Reach Agreement on Alternative Teacher Licensing
Feb. 15, 2011 Dayton Delivers Budget that Keeps Promises to Minnesotans
Feb. 9, 2011 Governor Dayton Delivers First State of the State Address
Feb. 9, 2011 State of the State Address
Feb. 4, 2011 Governor Dayton, Commissioner Cassellius Announce Vision for Education Reform
Jan. 3, 2011 Dayton Takes Oath of Office as 40th Governor of Minnesota
Sept. 22, 2010 Dayton Releases Education Plan
Dec. 11, 2006 Coleman Applauds Education Provisions In Tax Relief Bill
Feb. 8, 2006 Award for Excellence in Education
Oct. 26, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
March 17, 2005 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for the Fiscal Year 2006-Continued
Jan. 20, 2005 The College of St. Catherine
Jan. 5, 2005 Dayton Statement on New Report About Education Spending in Minnesota
Nov. 19, 2004 IDEA
May 13, 2004 Individual with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2003
April 1, 2004 Voting to Help the American People
March 10, 2004 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2005
Jan. 19, 2004 Dayton Reflects on State of the Union Before Returning to Washington
Sept. 4, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004 - Continued
Sept. 3, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004 - Continued
March 26, 2003 Floor Statement on Special Education
March 26, 2003 On the Special Education Amendment
Jan. 9, 2003 Floor Statement On Economic Stimulus
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Opportunity for All
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