Legislative staffer tangles with state Rep. John Kriesel on Twitter
UPDATE: Republican Minnesota Senate employee Bob Koss took to social media Thursday night to hurl invectives at GOP state Rep. John Kriesel. The exchange resulted in Koss' firing. On Friday, Senate spokesman Steve Sviggum said that Koss was no longer employed by the Minnesota Senate.
From Thursday night: Bob Koss, who identifies himself as a "proud staffer at the Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus" on his Twitter page, took to social media to hurl some invectives at GOP state Rep. John Kriesel. Bob Koss is listed on the Senate's web site as a legislative assistant.
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