Dayton: Use Cigarette, Corporate Taxes For Stadium A new plan for paying off Minnesota Vikings stadium debate is about to surface at the state Capitol as the legislative session nears its conclusion. Leaders of a House-Senate committee crafting a wider-ranging tax bill alluded to the new proposal while trading offers on Wednesday.
Mpls. City Council Subcommittee Approves Stadium Deal, 7-6We’ll get a better idea today of whether Minneapolis City Council members are ready to approve the Vikings stadium plan.
Survey Shows 55 Percent Of Polled Residents Oppose StadiumAbout 55 percent of Minneapolis residents surveyed said they were opposed to using taxes to help fund a new Vikings stadium, according to the Taxpayers League of Minnesota.
City Council Member Schiff Says He’s Against Vikings StadiumGary Schiff of the Minneapolis City Council has made it very clear he’s against the current bill for a new Vikings stadium in Minneapolis.
Money Questions Remain About New Vikings Stadium Now that the Minnesota Vikings will get their new stadium, the worrying can begin over a gambling expansion designed to pay the state's share of the $975 million project.
Minnesota Senate Passes Final Vikings Stadium BillAfter the Minnesota House approved a revised stadium bill on a 41-30 vote following several hours of negotiations, the Minnesota Senate passed the bill Thursday afternoon by a 36-30 margin.
Minnesota Senate Is Last Stop For Vikings Stadium The Minnesota Vikings' pursuit of a $975 million stadium went to the floor of the state Senate on Thursday and even opponents predicted it would clear its final hurdle.
Former Gov. Arne Carlson Takes Issue With Private Stadium MeetingsA former Minnesota Governor is taking issue with the closed-door talks that produced the final Vikings stadium package.
Vikings Say Stadium Bill Is The 'Right Thing' A reworked Minnesota Vikings stadium bill that passed the state House early Thursday has the team paying $477 million, significantly more than the owners previously said they would contribute.
Minn. Senate Passes Vikings Stadium Bill The Minnesota Senate voted in favor of the new stadium –- 38 to 28 -- just before midnight after debating for 11 hours on Tuesday.
Minn. House Overhauls Vikings Bill, Risking Deal The Minnesota House is putting a negotiated Vikings stadium deal in doubt.
Stadium Grips Minn. Capitol, But Other Work LeftIn a Minnesota Capitol struck with stadium fever, other work stands between legislators and their session finish line.