Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Swansongate Continues at the Minnesota State Capitol

In her first two years as Minnesota State Attorney General, Lori Swanson (DFL), following in the steps of her DFL predecessor, Mike Hatch, has proven to be no stranger to corruption. In 2007 and 2008, Lori Swanson was under fire for allegedly intimidating staff who wanted to join a union. In 2009, in the midst of an economic downturn, Lori Swanson put a pair of taxpayer-funded $15,000 sound proof doors to her office in the State Capitol...

And to give credit where it's due, the Channel Four, WCCO News Team has done some investigative reporting on Swanson's continued corrupt management of her position of trust in St. Paul:

The bi-partisan nature of the investigation suggests that there is some real dirt to be dug in the Minnesota Attorney General's office.