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Daily Brief: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

In the Know

Minnesota DFL
June 10, 2015
Events today

  • Lt. Gov. Smith will provide remarks at the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees – Respectful Workplace Policy Training.

Save the date!

  • July 12 – Tickets are now on sale for the 3rd Annual Jackie Stevenson Dinner in Bloomington. Get more informationhere.

2015 session
Accusations of political bias, payback in Annandale earmark veto, Star Tribune
2015 special session
Dayton, lawmakers work on last bill before calling special session, Star Tribune
Special session as early as Friday, Dayton says, Star Tribune
Minnesota Legislature: Take care of business and finish the job, Star Tribune
The four things that still have to happen before a special session can be called, MinnPost
Dayton: Special session called by end of week, or early next week, WCCO
What’s left before Dayton calls special session?, MPR
2016 election
Dorholt announces bid for Dist. 14B seat, St. Cloud Times
Clinton building vast network of campaign staff, volunteers, AP


Affordable Care Act
Awaiting court ruling, Obama says health care law now an everyday ‘reality,’ dismisses critics, Star Tribune
Pope County farm, 1st MN farm hit by bird flu, restarts, MPR
Campaign finance reform
Nolan proposing campaign finance reform, limits to campaign season, WDIO
Stassen-Berger: Has Dayton rhetoric hurt budget process? Pioneer Press
The politics of preemption: Why Minnesota legislators want to block local officials’ ability to increase the minimum wage, MinnPost
Janitors strike wages in downtown Minneapolis, Fox 9

Today in history
Sex Offender Program
Judge to rule June 17 on state’s Sex Offender Program, Pioneer Press
Dayton visits St. Paul Park rail-crash site to make pitch for safety funds, Star Tribune
After train-truck crash in St. Paul Park, Gov. Dayton pushes for more rail safety funding, MinnPost
Dayton highlights St. Paul Park collision prior to special session, Pioneer Press
Dayton highlights rail collision ahead of special session, WCCO
Rail safety still high on Gov. Dayton’s wish list, KARE
Dayton highlights train collision in call for rail safety dollars, KSTP

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