Capitol Conversation: Rep. Bradford, Legislative Immunity, and the Republican Party

February 6, 2012

The drama surrounding Republican representative Laura Bradford’s suspected drunk driving incident has dominated life under the state capitol’s gold dome for about a week. Bradford is now threatening to leave the Republican Party, which would put the GOP's control of the statehouse in the balance. As part of our capitol conversation series Bente Birkeland talks to reporters who have been covering the issue, and looks at what makes this situation so unique.