So far, only the timing of their departures connects former Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch and Senate spokesman Michael Brodkorb, but that hasn't stopped news outlets from trying to connect the dots.
City Pages posed the question on everyone's minds in an early headline: "Amy Koch had 'inappropriate relationship' with senate staffer. Was it Michael Brodkorb?"
Neither Koch nor Brodkorb have spoken publicly about the situation.
You can watch WCCO's full interview with interim Senate Majority Leader Geoff Michel below:
And here's Tom Hauser speaking with Sen. David Hann about Amy Koch and Michael Brodkorb: