Senator apologizes for retweeting derogatory reference to Walker

The AP

Democratic Sen. Dave Hansen has apologized to “anyone offended” by his retweet of a message that included a profane, derogatory reference to Republican Gov. Scott Walker.

Hansen said this week he was trying to share a tweet about new limits on political corruption investigations when he inadvertently posted the a Twitter message that’s derogatory to the governor and people with disabilities. 

Hansen says it’s not the message he wanted to retweet. 

The governor’s office had no immediate comment.