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About 75 Vikings football fans gather on the Minnesota Capitol steps Thursday to rally for a new stadium. Most state policymakers say they cannot support tax money going for a stadium. Photo by Don Davis, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.

Vikings fans on stadium: Get-r-done

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By Don Davis

St. Paul Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL -- The message a handful of Minnesota Vikings football fans sent state leaders was simple: get-r-done.


The 75 hardy fans cheering outside the state Capitol Thursday did not deliver a plan to finance a new Vikings stadium. They just said they wanted one and urged state leaders to be creative about financing it.

But they said it with passion.

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