INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -
An Indiana lawmaker is being publicly trolled by a Twitter user who took
over his abandoned account to demand an apology.
But Republican Rep.
Ed Soliday of Valparaiso tells The Indianapolis Star that isn’t likely
because he won’t “give in to terrorists.”
after Soliday got in an online spat last month with Indiana tech company CEO
and philanthropist Don Brown.
Brown tweeted a
Soliday-sponsored measure was “stupid” because it would effectively bar
electric car maker Tesla from selling vehicles in Indiana. Soliday tweeted
back, “Not nearly as stupid as you are!!!!” Then he deleted his account.
Now his Twitter
handle @RepSoliday has been taken over by an unknown person who says the
real Soliday can have it back if he makes a “public, genuine” apology to