Vikings stadium bill 'getting heavy' with racino
ST. PAUL - A Vikings stadium construction bill that was gaining speed hit a number of roadblocks Wednesday, threatening its passage.
Authors said they need to regroup.
The Senate Finance Committee approved the bill 9-5 Wednesday, but added a proposal to allow casinos at the state's two horse-racing tracks as a backup funding source. It is a change Senate bill author Julie Rosen said could kill the measure.
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