Vote, court go against proposal to fund Vikes stadium
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota Vikings football stadium proposal Wednesday suffered what may have been two fatal blows.
The state Supreme Court issued a ruling creating state budget turmoil at the same time a key committee narrowly voted down the stadium plan.
The House state and local government committee voted 10-9 against the plan to build a $791 million stadium, although a couple of hours later it did advance in a Senate committee.
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