TITLE

Bond Plan for Twins Ballpark Advances in Minnesota

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32370, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the transfer of the financing plan for Major League Baseball's Twins to the Minnesota Senate after the House in Chicago easily passed a plan that does not require Hennepin County to hold a referendum on a sales tax increase needed to repay a stadium bond issue. An amendment that would have allowed voters to weigh in on a sales tax increase through a ballot measure failed narrowly in a 64-66 vote.
ACCESSION #
20708118

 

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