Outgoing leaders preview new governor and new Legislature Outgoing Speaker of the House Margaret Anderson Kelliher and former House Minority Leader Marty Seifert look at the new governor and Legislature coming into power and the kinds of challenges they will face in the upcoming legislative session.11:00 a.m.
Rep. Margaret Anderson Kelliher: DFL-Minneapolis, Speaker of the Minnesota House.
Rep. Marty Seifert: R-Marshall, former gubernatorial candidate, and former House Minority Leader.
Midday: Live at the governor's inauguration Midday presents live coverage of the inauguration of Governor-elect Mark Dayton at the Landmark Center in St. Paul. He will become the first Democratic governor in Minnesota in 20 years. Lieutenant Governor-Elect Yvonne Prettner Solon, Attorney General Lori Swanson, State Auditor Rebecca Otto, and Secretary of State Mark Ritchie will also be sworn in. Former Vice President Walter Mondale will speak at the event.12:00 p.m.
Mark Dayton: Govenor-elect and U.S. Senator from 2001 - 2007 (DFL)
Lori Swanson: Minnesota Attorney General (DFL). Elected 2006.
Rebecca Otto: State Auditor (DFL). Elected 2006.
Mark Ritchie: Minnesota Secretary of State (DFL). Elected 2006.
Yvonne Prettner Solon: Minn. Senator representing St. Louis County, Lieutenant Governor-Elect (DFL).