Democrat Mark Dayton’s campaign for governor reported raising $4.4 million. His campaign finance report shows that he spent $4.2 million and has $256,124 left in the bank. Dayton, who spent $3.3 million of his own money on the campaign through the DFL Primary, loaned his campaign $590,000 since then.
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