Republican Senators' anger at Republican Senate leadership spills into Twitter
May 9, 2012 — 4:35pm
Although tempers often fray and party unity melts down toward the end of tense legislative sessions, in the Minnesota Senate Republican caucus the indignation has taken on a newly public nature this year.
With a series of tweets, a group of conservative Republican Senators have laid bare their frustration with the direction the session has gone.
Read the tweets below from Sens. Sean Nienow, R-Cambridge, Gretchen Hoffman, R-Vergas and Dave Thomspon, R-Lakeville.
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