Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Sen. Hoffman faces ethics charge over Tweet message

Email News Alerts

A freshman senator faces an ethics charge over a Tweet she sent saying a fellow lawmaker called mentally ill people idiots and imbeciles.

Advertisement

The Tweet got Sen. Gretchen Hoffman, R-Vergas, in hot water.

Sen. Barb Goodwin, DFL-Columbia Heights, however, said she was talking about what institutions for the mentally ill used to be called.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement