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Man charged with assaulting Minnesota couple says he was angry about their anti-Trump sign

A supporter of President Donald Trump attacked an older couple displaying a political sign on a White Bear Lake street corner, swinging a golf club at them and punching the man in the head, according to felony charges.

Mark A. Ulsaker, 50, of Lino Lakes, was charged Tuesday in Ramsey County District Court with assault with a dangerous weapon, threats of violence and assault of a police officer in connection with the attack Sunday and resisting arrest afterward.

Ulsaker posted bond Wednesday and was released. Court records list no defense attorney for him.

Robert Bongard, who lives in the area, said he saw the sign and described it as being a large piece of plywood with the hand-painted message: “Trumpers — thank God in greyhound he is gone.”

The message roughly echoes the lyrics of a Roy Clark country song, “Thank God and Greyhound You’re Gone,” from the viewpoint of a man saying good riddance to his girlfriend.

Bongard said the man and woman “routinely go to that corner” where they were confronted and bring signs bearing various political messages with them.

According to the criminal complaint: Read from source….