Dayton shreds tort reform bills

Gov. Dayton on Friday vetoed four tort reform bills that came out of the Republican-controlled Legislature. Dayton charged that they were actually produced by the ultra-conservative national group known as ALEC. Republicans, who say the bills will improve the state's business climate, shot back at the governor, with Sen. David Senjem saying "It's time to put the spears down."
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Gov. Dayton on Friday vetoed four tort reform bills that came out of the Republican-controlled Legislature. Dayton charged that they were actually produced by the ultra-conservative national group known as ALEC. Republicans, who say the bills will improve the state's business climate, shot back at the governor, with Sen. David Senjem saying "It's time to put the spears down."

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