michael brodkorb

Patrol: Brodkorb BAC Over Legal Limit After Crash
The Minnesota State Patrol says test results show fired Minnesota Senate aide Michael Brodkorb's blood-alcohol content was over the legal limit after he crashed his SUV last month. The patrol said Thursday that Brodkorb had a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.10 percent, which is over Minnesota…
Former Senate Staffer Critically Injured in Crash
A former Minnesota Senate staffer fired over an affair with the majority leader has been critically injured in a Dakota County crash. The Minnesota State Patrol says Michael Brodkorb's car struck the wall of a bridge along 35E in Mendota Heights Wednesday about 9 p.m. and came to rest against …
Brodkorb Says ‘Power Grab’ Behind Senate Ouster
The Minnesota Republican operative fired by the state Senate after an affair with the majority leader says he believes they were both victims of a power grab by other Republican senators. Michael Brodkorb made his most extensive comments to date in an interview Sunday with The Associated Press abou…
$46,150 Legal Tab in Senate Scandal
The legal tab for the Minnesota Senate over the firing of a high-ranking staffer is $46,150 and counting. The Associated Press obtained an invoice Friday for work by an outside attorney retained to defend the Senate over the firing of Michael Brodkorb.