The following Counterpoint by By Greg Davids and Paul Torkelson was published on the editorial pages in the August 26, 2016 edition of the Star Tribune. Rep. Greg Davids, R-Preston, is chair of the House Taxes Committee. Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, is chair of the House Capital Investment Committee.
Counterpoint: Dayton Chooses Light Rail over Some Pretty Good Legislation
The 14.5-mile Southwest light-rail line would go from downtown Minneapolis to Eden Prairie, while passing through the Kenilworth Lagoon, above.