A Terrible Day for Minneapolis
On the expected, razor-thin 7-6 vote the City Council today voted to fork over hundreds of millions of dollars for the Minnesota Vikings, in violation of the Minneapolis Charter. This represents the largest act of corporate welfare in Minneapolis history.
Future generations will look back on this deal as a terrible day for Minneapolis, and will have a hard time cleaning up this mess.
Voting with me against this deal, and to uphold the Charter:
Voting to nullify the Charter for this unprecedented corporate giveaway:
Sandy Colvin Roy
We will all be held accountable by the voters in our wards for our stances on this issue, but the damage has been done.