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Odd legislative couple suggests giving Vikings the Metrodome

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ST. PAUL -- A conservative representative and liberal senator who seldom agree on political issues want to give the Minnesota Vikings football team the Metrodome if the team agrees to stay in the state 25 years.


Rep. Linda Runbeck, R-Circle Pines, and Sen. John Marty, DFL-Roseville, disputed the Vikings' reaction that their idea is a "nonstarter," holding out hope that the National Football League team will join with them.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.