Governor Tim Walz continues calling on fellow Democrat, state Representative John Thompson to resign amid allegations of domestic violence, in some cases in the presence of children.  The governor says Minnesota must focus on recovery from COVID, racism, plus an emerging drought — however…

…”now for about 10 days, that’s not the lead story — it’s one individual’s personal things.   And at that point in time I think the legislature will… (do) the things they need to do so that we can talk about important things.”

Representative Thompson said Sunday he will not resign.