Tea Party'er Confronts Sen. Bob Jauch in Rockford, IL

By KBJR News 1

February 17, 2011 Updated Feb 17, 2011 at 11:06 PM CDT

Rockford, IL (Northland's NewsCenter) - Democratic State Senators were MIA Thursday at the State Capitol for the vote on Governor Scott Walker's budget proposal.

Where were they? In Rockford, Illinois.

State Senator Bob Jauch was among the Democratic caucus in that city. During the day, he was confronted by a Tea Party member while WIFR-TV cameras were rolling.

Written for the web by Kevin Jacobsen