Dayton Endorses Erin Murphy In Race For Governor

After winning the DFL endorsement in the race for governor over the weekend, State Rep. Erin Murphy received Monday an endorsement from the man currently holding the office.  In a statement, Gov. Mark Dayton praised Murphy’s leadership in the state Legislature, and highlighted their shared goals – improved early childhood education, bringing more good-paying jobs to Minnesota, and affordable health care.  “We need a leader who understands our state, is committed to better futures for all of us, and is ready to lead,” Dayton said. “I believe Erin Murphy is that person, and I am proud to support her for Governor of Minnesota.”  Read more at CBS-MN