The former chairman of the Minnesota Racing Commission has stepped down entirely from the agency less than a week after being cleared of allegations he discriminated against and harassed a female employee.
The chair of the Racing Commission has been cleared of allegations that he harassed a woman because of her gender.
Gov. Mark Dayton is keeping Jesse Overton as a member of the Minnesota Racing Commission but has designated a new appointee to succeed him as chairman. The governor named Ralph Stangis to head the commission Monday.