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Morrie Lanning of Moorhead uses his smart phone during a Thursday, Dec. 6, House committee meeting. It was his last meeting after five terms. Photo by - Don Davis/St. Paul Bureau

Lanning says e-pull tabs will fund stadium

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Minnesotans should not worry that a new Vikings stadium will fall short of funding, a key lawmaker says.

Wednesday's state budget report included an item showing revenue from newly authorized electronic pull tabs is slow coming to the state. That set off fears that money from the new gambling form might not be enough to provide the state's portion of new stadium cost.


The bill's chief House author is not concerned.

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