- In honor and remembrance of St. Paul Firefighter Shane Clifton, who died suddenly from a heart attack while on duty at St. Paul Fire Station #14 on Aug. 31, 2015, Gov. Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota, from sunrise to sunset today.
- Gov. Dayton and Lt. Gov. Smith will attend the funeral of Saint Paul Firefighter Shane Clifton.
- 3 p.m. – The Minnesota End Revenge Porn Working Group will meet in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
Mark your calendars
- Sept. 17 – DFL Senior Caucus will meet at 12:30 p.m. at Maria’s Cafe, 1113 E Franklin Ave., Minneapolis.
- Nov. 4 — CD3 DFL’s An Evening Conversation with Vice President Mondale and Don Shelby is being planned, details coming soon.
2015 special election
No DFL endorsement in Dist. 3A, International Falls Journal
2nd District, brace for 2016, Pioneer Press
MN-08: Mills continues to hem and haw, mn progressive project
Scott Walker’s new mission: Convincing voters he is still viable, Washington Post
Biden road-tests 2016 message, The Hill
If you want more progress like this, we need to elect Democrats in 2016.
Congress no closer to a deal on spending, Washington Post
House GOP faces shutdown crisis, The Hill
John Kline’s top 10 greatest hits of evil, City Pages
Labor Day: A tight job market creates challenges and opportunities, Brainerd Dispatch
4 local companies receive job creation funding, St. Cloud Times
In Michigan, Obama joins forces with another Biden to advance agenda, Washington Post
These numbers are the first big shift in immigration priorities, Washington Post
Senate Democrats have enough votes to stifle Iran opposition, Washington Post
Democrats clinch critical votes in Iran deal, Star Tribune
Obama hits 41, cements Iran victory, The Hill
Young workers to hold third Labor Ball, Workday Minnesota
Major League Soccer
Ramsey County approves St. Paul soccer stadium resolution, Pioneer Press
Marriage licenses – Kentucky
Minnesota v. Wisconsin
An open letter to Wisconsinites, mnpACT!
Minnesota Department of Health
Minnesota lab employee misconduct prompts water test review, Pioneer Press
Minnesota Family Council
Planned Parenthood foes plan protest at Governor’s Residence, Pioneer Press
EU unity is needed on migration crisis, Star Tribune
State Fair polls