Kansas governor apologizes for 'overreaction' to teen's disparaging tweet
November 28th, 2011
02:13 PM ET
2 years ago

Kansas governor apologizes for 'overreaction' to teen's disparaging tweet

(CNN) – Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback apologized Monday for what he called his staff's "overreaction" to a disparaging tweet directed at him by a high school senior during a state Capitol visit.

Emma Sullivan, 18, said late Sunday that she would not write an apology letter to the governor - as her principal had requested - that was due Monday.

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