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Dayton talks gov. run during Willmar visit, says richest pay more taxes under his plan


WILLMAR -- Mark Dayton has a simple foundation for his campaign to be Minnesota's next governor -- tax the rich.

Dayton, a former U.S. senator who left office at the end of 2006, was in Willmar on Wednesday to talk about his plans for the upcoming campaign. He is one of about a dozen candidates from the DFL Party in the 2010 governor's race. The Republican Party also has a number of gubernatorial candidates.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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