Bakk applauds Dayton budget recommendations

St. Paul, Minn.— This week Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook) invited Governor Dayton to attend a future caucus meeting of DFL Senators to discuss his budget. Sen. Bakk has released the following statement in response to Governor Dayton’s release of his budget recommendations.

 “Governor Dayton’s budget prioritizes many of the same goals the Senate DFL Caucus has this session. Particularly his dedication to bringing equity for workers and families, expanding education opportunities, and building Minnesota are shared priorities. I thank the Governor for delivering a budget that focuses on building an economy that works for all Minnesotans,” Bakk said.

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Tom Bakk is the Senate DFL Leader and represents District 3, which includes portions of Cook, Koochiching, Lake and St. Louis counties in the northeastern part of Minnesota.

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