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Republicans in midst of stadium plan do-over

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republican lawmakers say it is time for a Vikings stadium plan do-over.

GOP leaders said Tuesday that they are crafting a plan less expensive for the state than one awaiting House and Senate votes.


Gov. Mark Dayton and Democratic legislative leaders learned of the proposal Tuesday morning, By telling reporters about it they forced Republicans who control the Legislature to reveal the concept that has been discussed in private for two weeks.

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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.