MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Democratic party is responding after Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson accused a DFL tracker of entering his running mate’s home.
Johnson said a minor he believed to be a tracker, someone who follows an opponent candidate on the campaign trail, entered Donna Bergstrom’s house under false pretenses.READ MORE: Minn.-Based Dairy Queen Takes Mass. Company To Court Over Use Of ‘Blizzard’ Name
The DFL issued a statement, saying they identified the person.READ MORE: You Can Always Get What You Want? Mick Jagger Has 2 Juicy (Jucy) Lucys Before Concert
DFL Chairman Ken Martin said it was an over-zealous teenage intern who has never been a DFL employee.MORE NEWS: 2 Killed After Small Plane Crashes Next To Northwest Wisconsin Home
Martin says he personally called Johnson to apologize.