State senator's decision to stop federal aid upsets Dayton
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton says a single state senator is preventing Minnesotans from receiving $25 million in health care.
Dayton this morning criticized Sen. David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, for blocking the state from getting federal funds for programs ranging from regulating water wells to those that would keep elderly Minnesotans in their homes longer.
The Democratic governor called Hann's action "undemocratic and unconscionable."
Hann had no immediate comment.
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