July 17, 2011 - In honor and remembrance of Sergeant Ian Williams McConnell, Governor Dayton has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff in Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset on Monday, July 18th.
July 14, 2011 - Governor Mark Dayton today continued his effort to find compromise and resolve the budget impasse to get Minnesotans back to work. Today he sent Republican Legislative leaders another offer of a compromise solution.
July 09, 2011 - Today, Governor Dayton issued Emergency Executive Order 11-21, declaring a State of Emergency in Minnesota, following the severe weather that caused extensive damage starting in southwest Minnesota and moving northeast on July 1, 2011.
July 08, 2011 - In honor and remembrance of Sergeant Chad Frokjer, Governor Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, July 9, 2011.
July 07, 2011 - Today, Governor Dayton released the following statement in response to the ‘Framework for a Budget Solution’ put forward by the bi-partisan committee, organized by Vice President Walter Mondale and Governor Arne Carlson
July 05, 2011 - Following Chief Judge Kathleen Gearin’s June 29th order allowing certain “critical core functions” of state government to continue, Governor Dayton has identified additional critical services to be provided during the shutdown.