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Dayton sworn in as Minnesota’s new governor

Mark Dayton was sworn in as Minnesota's 40th governor during a midday ceremony in St. Paul on Monday, becoming the first Democrat to hold the state's top elected office in two decades. The former U.S. Senator takes office with the state facing a $6.2 billion budget deficit and Republicans taking control of the state House and Senate.

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Dayton plans open house, blue-jean ball for inaugural

Dayton and Lieutenant Governor-elect Yvonne Prettner Solon on Monday announced plans for their inaugural on Jan. 3, which includes a morning serving breakfast to schoolchildren at Wellstone Elementary, the inaugural ceremony and oath of office at the St. Paul Landmark Center and an open house at the state Capitol.

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Dayton, Senate GOP leaders meet

Dayton said he'd like for the Legislature to consider a bonding bill this session, as opposed to to the next. Koch said "we have some slightly different approaches," but said that all options would be on the table and considered.

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