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Minnesota Senate leaders react to Gov. Dayton’s budget proposal

Sen. Majority Leader Tom Bakk had words of praise for the governor; his counterpart Senate Minority Leader David Hann did not.

In reacting to Gov. Mark Dayton’s budget which was unveiled Tuesday, the leaders of the Minnesota Senate were a study in contrasts. DFL Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk called the governors budget “a bold plan.” His counterpart, GOP Senate Minority Leader David Hann, had this to say: “Get ready for more taxes.”