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Tuesday 11/01/2011
Tax hikes nixed, Vikings stadium in doubt

Posted at 2:37 PM on November 1, 2011 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Hed

Gov. Mark Dayton says votes are not there in the Legislature to let Ramsey County increase its sales tax for a Vikings football stadium without a public referendum. It puts all tax plans tied to the stadium in jeopardy and the future of a Vikings stadium into question.


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Paul Tosto

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.