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Pro Sports and Public Financing

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Washington D.C.'s City Council has balked at a deal that would require full public financing for a new baseball stadium in order to draw the former Montreal Expos to town. The standoff highlights an ongoing debate over public funding for pro sports. Hear NPR's Jennifer Ludden and NPR's Tom Goldman.