Gambling firms drove flawed Minnesota e-pulltab funding plan

  • Article by: Jean Hopfensperger , Star Tribune
  • Updated: March 24, 2013 - 11:11 AM

The botched projections showing that electronic pulltab sales would explode in Minnesota and immediately start paying for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium were based largely on estimates made by gambling businesses with a vested interest in the new but untested form of charitable gaming, the Star Tribune has found.

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