Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Rep. Morrie Lanning defends his bill to fund a Vikings stadium with an expansion of charitable gambling. Tribune photo by Don Davis

House backs new Vikings stadium

Email

ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House approved a new Vikings stadium late Monday. The 73-58 vote sends it to the Senate, where it could be debated today or Wednesday.

The $975 million proposal funded in part by charitable gambling taxes would be the largest single project the Legislature ever has approved.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
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.
Advertisement
Advertisement