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04/14/06 8:53 PM ET

Ballpark bill hearings held in near future

Twins urge public to show support by attending April 19-20 hearings

What: The Minnesota House Taxes Committee will hear testimony from supporters and opponents of the Twins ballpark bill on April 19 and 20. The meetings are open to the public, and those able to attend are welcome.

The hearings are extremely important if the ballpark bill is to pass through the Minnesota Legislature this session. The Minnesota Twins strongly encourage supporters of the new ballpark to attend both hearings, or call and e-mail their legislators to voice their support for the new ballpark.

When: Wednesday, April 19, 2006, 3 p.m. CT
Where: State Office Building, Room 5
St. Paul, MN

Opponents (supporters also welcome)
When: Thursday, April 20, 2006, 6 p.m. CT
Where: Oak Grove Middle School
1300 West 106th Street
Bloomington, MN

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