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House speaker: Stadium bill has too many holes


ST. PAUL -- A proposal to build a new Vikings stadium is not ready for prime time, the House speaker says.

In a Friday meeting with reporters, House and Senate leaders repeatedly refused to back a proposal to build a professional football stadium funded in part by new sports-related taxes.

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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.