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THE VIKINGS AND THE UNION OF CITIES

In terms of "function", the NFL is in effect a de facto "union" of team owners that pool together for the collective good of owners. This "union" of owners is so powerful that contracts between teams and cities must meet it's approval. The Vikings were never free to just "give away the farm" and assume primary responsibility for the building of the stadium, not that they ever had any desire to do so. So, I propose ...more »

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Simple, Reduce Spending, Reduce Legislation

Minnesota spends a lot of money recklessly and has a lot of very restrictive and silly statutes/rules on the books. We need to do two things, #1) Cut the budget (just like most other citizens have had to do). #2) Reduce legislation (to releive the burdens on business and individuals). #1) Cut the budget. Minnesota operates the same way as some big corporations operate and that is that they think they have ...more »

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LOTTERY FOR THE VIKINGS STADIUM WITH THOUSANDS OF WINNERS.

People are always saying of the lottery that they would sooner see a thousand people win $10,000, than one person win $10,000,000. So give the public what it wants for a limited number of times in order to raise the funds necessary to replace the revenue lost from the repeal of business taxes from the last session of the legislature. Stipulate that a thousand people will receive $10,000 when the proceeds reach a predetermined ...more »

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The Peoples' stadium

Put an immediate halt to the Vikings stadium pending a possible temporary restraining order until either you or the court requires that the people have a referendum to vote either yes or no as to whether or not taxpayer's dollars are going to pay for all or part of the stadium. There is already more pressure being built up to cancel the entire project. The "People's Stadium" means just that: not the Wilfs, R.T. Rybak, ...more »

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