Sen. Torrey Westrom: Dayton's line item veto good for rural interests
ST. PAUL -- Recently, Governor Mark Dayton signed the Omnibus Legacy Bill, House File 1183, but line item vetoed the section regarding the Metropolitan Regional Parks funding. I applaud his line item veto, which was consistent with the request and urging of several of rural legislators. His veto was in line with the recommendations of the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, made up of multiple citizens and legislators.
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