Democrat Mark Dayton is scheduled to meet with DFL Sen. Tom Bakk and DFL Rep. Paul Thissen this afternoon to discuss the upcoming session. Dayton’s campaign announced that he’ll meet with the minority leaders in the MN House and MN Senate to discuss the legislative priorities for the next session.
Dayton’s spokeswoman says Dayton hopes to meet with Republican House Speaker Kurt Zellers and Republican Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch in the near future.
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