"We have to create our own opportunities," said County Commissioner Rafael Ortega. "This would create many jobs, which is critical. This is an opportunity to get a lot of folks hired."
Board votes to open stadium talks with Vikings →
"We're very close to a deal," said County Commissioner Rafael Ortega, who along with colleagues has suggested a half-cent county sales tax increase to help pay for stadium construction.
Governor meets with Vikings owners on stadium push →