Minnesota state lawmaker ends reelection campaign amid accusations of inappropriate behavior with daughter

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TheHill—Minnesota Rep. Jim Knoblach (R) on Friday dropped out of his reelection campaign citing a forthcoming report from MPR News that reportedly detailed accusations from his daughter about his inappropriate behavior toward her...

Minnesota lawmaker quits campaign amid daughter’s inappropriate touching claims. ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota state Rep. Jim Knoblach abruptly ended his re-election campaign Friday amid allegations of inappropriate touching from his adult daughter. Minnesota Public Radio reported the announcement came hours after the St. Cloud Republican’s attorney, Susan Gaertner, denied the allegations in an interview with the station. She said the veteran lawmaker “does...