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Electronic lottery, bingo, pulltabs under discussion for stadium funds


ST. PAUL -- There appears to be a feeling that gambling is at least part of the answer to funding a new Vikings football stadium, but the questions come down to what kind of gambling and who benefits?

Those who push modernizing existing games say the Vikings, the state, local charities and small businesses all would come out winners.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.