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Dayton, lawmakers meeting at 3 p.m. on Vikings stadium

Posted at 12:23 PM on November 2, 2011 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Politics, Sport, Taxes

Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to meet with Minnesota legislative leaders at 3 p.m. today to talk about the Vikings stadium, including House Speaker Kurt Zellers announcement that he opposes a special session this month to vote on any Vikings stadium bills.

Despite Zellers' position, GOP Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch says a November special session is still possible.

Gov. Dayton and legislative leaders are meeting at 3pm to discuss Vikings stadium and Zellers e-mail saying he opposes special session.
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Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.