Republicans in midst of stadium plan do-over

May 2, 2012 at 3:30 am in DL-Online

Minnesota Republican lawmakers say it is time for a Vikings stadium plan do-over. GOP leaders said Tuesday that they are crafting a plan less expensive for the state than one awaiting House and Senate votes. Gov. Mark Dayton and Democratic legislative leaders learned of the proposal Tuesday morning, By telling reporters about it they forced Republicans who control the Legislature to reveal the concept that has been discussed in private for two weeks. While many Republicans appear to like the plan, Democrats are upset they have not been involved. The Vikings rejected it. Continue Reading