GOP Has No Interest In Middle Class Economic Growth Says Rep. Thissen By Michael McIntee | March 4, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Economy/Jobs Subscribe to Economy/Jobs Follow this author Click photo to watch Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen address Democrats in Eagan. Click photo to watch Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen address Democrats in Eagan.Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen tells DFL Party members in Eagan that their Republican Representative Doug Wardlow is more concerned about the “tyranny of judges” than he is about creating jobs. Representative Thissen says Republicans have no interest in middle class economic growth and for that reason the DFL will pick up enough seats in this fall’s elections to take back control of both the Minnesota House and Senate. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.