Controversial Tweet

Rep. Apologizes For Controversial NBA TweetThe Minnesota legislator whose tweet about the NBA aroused cries of racism is apologizing Monday. Rep. Pat Garofalo, a fifth-term Republican from Farmington, has faced an avalanche of criticism for suggesting this weekend that pro basketball players had criminal tendencies.
Minn. Rep. Gets Nat'l Attention After Controversial NBA TweetA Minnesota lawmaker is getting national attention for a tweet posted on his Twitter page Sunday – and some are calling it racist.