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MN-GOV Recount Looms -- But Dem Dayton Already Planning Transition


It also puts a call out for suggestions and maybe even a few job applications:

If you are interested in service to our State through a position in an agency, on a board or a commission; or if you have an idea of how to create a better Minnesota, we welcome it through this website.

Of course, there's still the recount. Dayton currently leads Republican Tom Emmer by less than 9,000 votes, or 0.42%. The hand recount will take place from November 29-December 7.

Full coverage of the race here.

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