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Mark Dayton's Public Statements

Full Name: Mark Dayton
Office: Governor (MN), Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 12, 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
Issue Position: Opportunity for All
Aug. 20, 2014 Minnesota Students Outperform Nation on ACT
July 31, 2014 Over 200 Rochester Families Benefit from Early Learning Scholarships
April 9, 2014 Governor Mark Dayton Signs Safe and Supportive Schools Act
Feb. 11, 2014 Governor Dayton Proposes Funding Measure to Ensure No Child is Denied Lunch in Minnesota Schools
Dec. 5, 2013 Governor Dayton's Statement on the Budget Forecast
Nov. 7, 2013 Minnesota Makes Significant Gains in Narrowing Achievement Gap
July 10, 2013 Economic Update is Good News for Minnesota Schools
May 22, 2013 Governor Dayton Signs Historic Education Funding Bill Into Law
Jan. 20, 2013 Pioneer Press - Dayton, Thissen, Bakk: Time to move Minnesota forward together
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
Nov. 29, 2011 Governor Dayton Directs Taskforce to Address School Bullying
Aug. 10, 2011 Governor Dayton's New Leadership for Early Childhood Learning
Aug. 8, 2011 Governor Dayton Announces Minnesota Will Apply for Waiver from No Child Left Behind
May 25, 2011 Governor Dayton's Statement on New Round of Race to the Top Funding for Early Learning
March 16, 2011 Dayton Budget Bill Keeps Promise to Invest in Education
Feb. 28, 2011 Governor, Legislature Reach Agreement on Alternative Teacher Licensing
Feb. 9, 2011 State of the State Address
Feb. 4, 2011 Governor Dayton, Commissioner Cassellius Announce Vision for Education Reform
Sept. 22, 2010 Dayton Releases Education Plan
Dec. 7, 2006 Final Floor Statement by U.S. Senator Mark Dayton
Dec. 7, 2006 Executive Session
Nov. 20, 2004 Omnibus Appropriations
Oct. 4, 2004 Minnesota's Favorite Teachers
March 10, 2004 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2005
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
Aug. 15, 2003 Dayton Criticizes Failure of "Leave No Child Behind"
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