MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Republican Party of Minnesota Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan released the following statement:

“We call on Rep. John Thompson to allow the body cam footage from his traffic stop to be released by the St. Paul Police Department to give transparency to the situation and issue an apology to the department.

“Thompson’s vitriolic actions and language last summer in Hugo to the uncertainties of his actual residency need to be addressed, answered, and explained.

“Nobody is above the law and Minnesotans deserve honest representation in the state legislature.”


For Immediate Release
July 12, 2021
Contact: Tyler Dunn
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