How confident is the DGA that Dayton will be governor?
December 1, 2010 — 6:13pm
Democratic not-a-governor Mark Dayton certainly seems to be considered a governor-elect according to the Democratic Governors Association.
Note only did the association invite him to their meeting of governor's Wednesday, he got a vote in the election of the new DGA chair, according to a Dayton spokeswoman, and check out his photo in the list of "new governors" from the DGA's Web site:
In the Republican Governors Association's Web map of wins on Nov. 2 it says only "TBA" for Minnesota. It appears that map hasn't been updated since early November.
A Duluth native who just barely lost Virginia's GOP gubernatorial primary said that politicians have not gone far enough in condemning the left for violence during a rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville. "I think that the left is going to try to use this as an excuse to crack down on conservative free speech," said Corey Stewart. "I think they're going to try to use this as an excuse to remove more historical monuments."