MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party picnic was interrupted by protesters on Saturday.
The protest was led by a conservative, self-described citizen journalist.READ MORE: 2 Of 4 Charged In Greenvale Township Death Plead Guilty
The protesters confronted U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison about domestic violence allegations against him from a former girlfriend.
He has strongly denied those allegations.READ MORE: St. Paul School Board Votes To Close 6 Schools Amid Declining Enrollment, Sustainability Concerns
This happened at the barbecue honoring labor workers at Minnehaha Falls Park.
Congressman Ellison currently represents Minnesota’s fifth district but is now running for Minnesota Attorney General.MORE NEWS: Minneapolis Sees 90th, 91st Homicides Of 2021 After Violent Night
Several DFL candidates and Gov. Mark Dayton attended the event.