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Poltical notebook: Politicians take to Twitter

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ST. PAUL - The Twitter short-message electronic networking system is becoming popular among politicians, many of whom now send tweets.


A recent message from House Majority Leader Tony Sertich, DFL-Chisholm, tweaked politicians who visit Iowa to get presidential support.

"A MN politician in Iowa for all the right reasons ... visiting family," he wrote while seeing his wife's family.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.