Report: Minn. lawmaker in rest stop scandal won't quit race
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state lawmaker who police say had a rest-stop liaison with a 17-year-old boy has told a Duluth news station that he won't drop his re-election bid.
Rep. Kerry Gauthier (GAWTH'-ee-ehr), a 56-year-old Democrat, told Northland's NewsCenter in Duluth on Wednesday that he won't drop out despite pressure from his own party to do so.
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