Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Minnesota Sen. Geoff Michel testifies Friday as the Senate ethics committee considers whether he mishandled the announcement of an affair between the then-Senate majority leader and a Senate employee. With him is his attorney, Robert Maher. Don Davis/Forum Communications Co.

Ethics panel splits on Michel's handling of leader's affair

Email

ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Senate Ethics Committee stalled along party lines Friday when trying to decide if a senator breached legislative ethics in dealing with an affair between the then-Senate majority leader and an employee.

Archive Material - Subscription required to continue reading Log in or activate your account if you are a current West Central Tribune subscriber.

Advertisement
Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.
Advertisement
Advertisement