“Partisan Attack” Says DFL about GOP Plans To Oust PUC Commissioner By Michael McIntee | January 27, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on MN Senate Subscribe to MN Senate Follow this author Click on photo to hear Senator Tom Bakk complain about Republican "partisan attack" on Governor Dayton. Click on photo to hear Senator Tom Bakk complain about Republican "partisan attack" on Governor Dayton.Minnesota Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk says plans by the Republican caucus to remove Ellen Anderson as Public Utilities Commissioner are based upon her past votes as a Senator and not her current record as Commissioner. Senator Bakk called the move the the Republican caucus “strictly partisan” and an attack on DFL Governor Mark Dayton’s administration. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.