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Is Gov. Mark Dayton breaking his promise of greater transparency?

During his 2010 campaign, Dayton told the Associated Press he would share his daily calendar with the public because taxpayers "have a right to know what I'm doing with my time." MPR reports Dayton's administration denied the AP's formal records request in December, despite his campaign promise.
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During his 2010 campaign, Dayton told the Associated Press he would share his daily calendar with the public because taxpayers "have a right to know what I'm doing with my time." MPR reports Dayton's administration denied the AP's formal records request in December, despite his campaign promise.

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