Governor Mark Dayton conveys his willingness to walk through fire 'to achieve something I believe in.' His first term is marked by a contentious legislative session and a shutdown of state government.
Dayton and lawmakers agree to late August special session
Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders have agreed that a special session will be confined to providing disaster aid to flood-damaged areas of Minnesota. They also agreed on a late August timeframe. But the session won't happen until after the federal government reveals how much aid it will provide.