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Mark Dayton, left, talks about his education policy proposals during a governor candidate forum last month in Minneapolis. Looking on is Rob Hahn of the Independence Party. Forum Communications/ Don Davis

Dayton: Like him or not, Minnesotans know him

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ST. PAUL -- Republicans most fear Mark Dayton in the governor's race.

Dayton brings the best name recognition of any candidate of any party, thanks in a good share to his family's department store roots. He has been running for more than a year and he has put in years in highly visible U.S. Senate and state offices.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.