Republicans complain as Dayton skips education funding meeting
ST. PAUL -- Republican lawmakers were upset this morning when Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton skipped a meeting with them about education funding.
"It is very difficult when the governor does not show up," Rep. Pat Garofalo, R-Farmington, said after leaving a meeting in the governor's office. "We need him to come out and play."
Leading education lawmakers, Democrats and Republicans alike, said they expected Dayton to be there.
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