Dayton visits school children

dayton vo

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Governor Mark Dayton learned, and sang the alphabet song and even talked about his dogs Thursday morning to school children.

Dayton visited kids at the Northrup Elementary School in Rochester to highlight the importance of early learning scholarships. Around $49 million in new funding for scholarships was provided by Dayton and the legislature to 9,000 children across the state. “56 young kids, 4 or 5 years old who wouldn’t be here this summer if it weren’t for that so I can thank the legislature and the initiatives that they took and we need to do more of this,” Dayton said.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s