Vikings stadium effort gains momentum but tough votes remain
ST. PAUL -- A Vikings stadium construction effort has fallen short for years, but a Friday meeting among NFL officials and Minnesota leaders produced the most progress so far.
The plan that passed a Senate committee Friday night 8-6 faces tough votes in other committees. And the House version must be resurrected and face further committee debates of its own.
Despite what even supporters predict to be a difficult future, they said Friday could be a turning point.
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