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Tom Hackbarth

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Racino Bill Aims To Solve Stadium Funding Woes

Funding for the Viking stadium has come up short at the Capitol in the past, but racino supporters say lawmakers can’t ignore it any longer.

04/08/2013

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Reality Check: E-Pull Tab Revenue Projections

There’s a lot of revisionist history going on at the Capitol about those pulltab revenue projections — numbers that Gov. Mark Dayton says no one knew were wildly inflated.

03/27/2013

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Officials, Lawmakers Respond To Pull Tab Remarks

Funding has always been a crucial part of the debate for a new Vikings stadium.

05/08/2012

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Vikings Stadium Bill Can’t Afford Any Misplays This Week

The Minnesota Vikings are facing a daunting deadline at the state Capitol this week, but they are putting on a blitz to pass the stadium bill.

04/23/2012

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Minn. GOP Lawmaker Raises Hitler, Castro In Email

The leader of a Minnesota state employee union is taking a Republican state lawmaker to task for an email to a constituent in which he compares union politics to Fidel Castro and Adolf Hitler.

06/13/2011

Tom Hackbarth

Attorney: Rep. Hackbath Won’t Be Charged With Crimes

A Minnesota State Representative who was detained with a gun after parking at a Planned Parenthood clinic will not be charged with any crimes, according to the St. Paul City Attorney Sara Grewing.

12/09/2010

Tom Hackbarth

Police: ‘Inconsistencies’ In Rep. Hackbarth’s Story

St. Paul police have turned over the case of an armed Minnesota State legislator to the city attorney’s office.

12/02/2010

Tom Hackbarth

Armed MN Lawmaker Detained Near Planned Parenthood

A Minnesota lawmaker is trying to explain why he showed up at a Planned Parenthood with a loaded gun. He says he just happened to pick that parking lot.

11/24/2010

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