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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton delivers his inaugural address Monday at the Landmark Center in St. Paul.

Newly inaugurated Gov. Dayton urges Minnesotans to work together

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By Don Davis

State Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton became Minnesota's 40th governor early this afternoon, immediately urging Minnesotans to work together to solve state problems like a massive budget deficit.


His 10-minute inaugural speech started with thanking supporters and pledging to work for those who voted for him, and those who did not, but most of it centered on his "working together" theme.

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