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UPDATE: Shutdown could end Monday

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By Don Davis

State Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota leaders hope a special legislative session starts Monday to finish the state budget and end a state government shutdown.


Gov. Mark Dayton said on Minnesota Public Radio this noon that he and legislative leaders set a 10 p.m. deadline today for finishing budget talks, giving legislative staff members enough time to put spending bills in the proper order for a Monday session.

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