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Tom Horner, right, speaks to an audience of some 350 people attending the second of three Minnesota governor candidate debates this week. Also pictured are Tom Emmer, center, and Mark Dayton. Tribune photo by Don Davis

In the second of three debates, governor candidates offer varying building plans

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BROOKLYN PARK -- Mark Dayton could see Minnesota borrowing $1 billion to build and repair facilities, Tom Horner sees something closer to $400 million and Tom Emmer would give cities more options to fund their own projects.

In a governor campaign that centers on the state budget, the three main candidates on Wednesday looked at a part of state spending: infrastructure such as roads and buildings.

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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.
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