FanPost

A Mathmatical thought that has widely gone unnoticed



I posted this as well in a comment on the main page, but i thought it deserved a post just to see if anyone had some more thoughts on the matter:

7500 construction jobs over 5 years. (this is a rough estimate, the construction would be over 4 if started this year finished in 2015 but i’m sure some ongoing stuff will go even after the stadium opens to help with that)

Average income for a construction worker is lowball estimate about $45,000
(http://www.indeed.com/salary/q-Construction-Worker-l-Minnesota.html)

Minnesota state income tax is 7%
http://www.tax-rates.org/Minnesota/income-tax

7500 jobs x $45,000 × 7% x 5 years =

$84,375,000 JUST IN INCOME TAXES TO MINNESOTA WORKERS

the state recoups almost a third of their contribution before the stadium even gets finished, and that doesn’t include any property tax, or any of the other measures that are earmarked for the state.

if this doesn’t get done, i have lost what little faith i had in politicians

This FanPost was created by a registered user of The Daily Norseman, and does not necessarily reflect the views of the staff of the site. However, since this is a community, that view is no less important.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Daily Norseman

You must be a member of Daily Norseman to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Daily Norseman. You should read them.

Join Daily Norseman

You must be a member of Daily Norseman to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Daily Norseman. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker