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Analysis: Stadium among most complex of issues

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ST. PAUL -- It seems to be a simple choice, either you support building a new Minnesota Vikings football stadium or you don't.

But, first, you need to decide if you support spending public money. Then there is the tricky question about what exactly is public money.


And, if you favor public money, what is the source?

Stadium politics is among the most complex issues state officials tackle, even though they have had plenty of practice in the past few decades.

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