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Morris Mayor Sheldon Giese (left) discusses Local Government Aid with Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton during a stop in Morris on Monday.

Dayton stresses fairness in taxation

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton has a simple fix for the state's economic woes, and he says he's committed to it even if it strains his relationship with a potentially powerful bloc of Minnesotans, including members of his family.


Increase taxes on the richest Minnesotans until they are paying their fair share, he said.

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