Outstate lawmakers take lead on Vikings stadium
By Andrew Tellijohn
Forum State Capitol Bureau
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Vikings football team has begun a two-minute drill to win legislative support for a new stadium just as the Twins baseball team opened its new ballpark to great acclaim.
Joining the team in fighting long odds as the 2010 legislative session enters its final month are several lawmakers from outside the Twin Cities as leaders of an informal group of legislators seeking a stadium solution.
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