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Republicans, Dayton go different ways on tackling state budget

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota House Republican leaders and Democratic Governor Mark Dayton breakfasted together Tuesday in an effort to lay groundwork on working well together, but later in the day took opposing views on how to begin tackling a $6.2 billion state budget deficit.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.