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As session starts, will Dayton, DFL raise taxes on Minnesota’s rich?

With full control of government, the DFL is in a position to act on Gov. Dayton’s oft-repeated desire to raise taxes on wealthy Minnesotans.

With the legislative session underway and the DFL in control of both houses of the Legislature and the governor’s mansion, The UpTake examines the question of whether, and why, taxes should go up for the wealthiest Minnesotans.