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Poll: Most Minnesotans think Dayton is doing a good job

Over half of the respondents to a Star Tribune poll say they approve of Dayton's leadership so far. Thirty-one percent say they disapprove.
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Over half of the respondents to a Star Tribune poll say they approve of Dayton's leadership so far. Thirty-one percent say they disapprove.

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