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Lawmakers back Capitol renovation, but other public works projects could be more contentious

No one argued against a plan to renovate the state Capitol building during a House committee meeting, but other renovation projects around the state will likely invite much more controversy. As Forum Communications points out, Republicans want to allot $280 million for public works, and that's a far cry from Gov. Dayton's own proposal to spend $776 million.
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No one argued against a plan to renovate the state Capitol building during a House committee meeting, but other renovation projects around the state will likely invite much more controversy. As Forum Communications points out, Republicans want to allot $280 million for public works, and that's a far cry from Gov. Dayton's own proposal to spend $776 million.

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