Governor Dayton Attends Twins Cities Economic Summit in North Minneapolis

MN Urban AHEC staff took part in the Twins Cities Economic Summit on Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at the Urban Research and Outreach/Engagement Center (UROC). The event was a forum for community leaders to discuss strategies to create jobs and build up the economic security for African American and people of color in the Twin Cities.

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Representative Bobby Joe Champion and MN Urban AHEC Director Pam Cosby converse at the economic summit.


Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, Representative Bobby Joe Champion, Representative Jeff Hayden, Representative Rena Moran and State Senator John Harrington were among the political leaders and community leaders in attendance and presenting at the event.

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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton listens to community leaders.

More coverage of the event can be found in the Star Tribune and MinnPost.

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