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Only Governor Dayton can prevent a shutdown.
He is the only one with the power to call a special session, allowing the Legislature to get back to work. So far, he’s refused.

Governor Dayton claims that his tax increase will only affect the “Top 2%.”

But in fact, a DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE study shows that his tax increase proposal will impact ALL INCOME EARNERS in the State of Minnesota.

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According to the most recent budget poll released on June 20th…

87% of Minnesotans want state
spending to decrease or stay the same.

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While, only

8% support

The Legislature completed their work & passed a balanced, responsible budget 6 weeks early…

an increase in state spending.

And made it publicly available for the Governor, his administration, DFL legislators and the citizens of Minnesota for review.

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Republicans have made serious & honest compromises
to Governor Dayton on the budget, including:

*Offering the Governor 100% of his funding requests for Education. *Giving up $200 million in tax relief originally included in our budget offer.

Honorable Mention

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On the campaign trail, Governor Dayton pledged NOT to shut

government down…

but on July 1st, he will.