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Rep. John Thompson to serve as independent after ousting by House DFL

Thompson has been involved in multiple controversies following a July 4 traffic stop.

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Flag-waving Trump supporter interrupts press conference, drives on State Capitol lawn

Video by a photojournalist at the scene shows her driving in circles on the lawn.

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Rep. John Thompson once again rejects calls to resign

He spoke briefly Monday morning at a press conference organized by his supporters.

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Walz, DFL call on Rep. Thompson to resign amid domestic violence reports

Numerous allegations of domestic violence against the St. Paul DFLer have come to light.

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Video: Police bodycam footage of Rep. John Thompson's July 4 traffic stop

The incident has sparked allegations of racial profiling and questions about Thompson's state residency.

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Rep. Thompson calls for release of body camera video from his traffic stop

He claimed he was racially profiled when he was pulled over.

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Minnesota House DFLers postpone event that involves candidate John Thompson

Thompson made strong, divisive remarks outside Lt. Bob Kroll's home in Hugo last month, leading to calls for the DFL to drop its support for the candidate.