Minnesota Public Radio features by Jay Reeves http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=58 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:54:21 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Jay Reeves http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 A knack for confrontation Donald Watkins, the man who wants to buy the Minnesota Twins, has a reputation as a man with a knack for confrontation. He's helped run a Richard Daley-style political machine in Birmingham, Alabama and made a fortune in his position as a special counsel for the mayor there. Now he's trying to buy the Twins and solve the stadium problem, but he says he won't use the taxpayer's money. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/200201/12_zdechlikm_watkins/?refid=0 Sat, 12 Jan 2002 12:00:00 -0600