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Mills announces bid for Congress

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Jun 27, 2013 at 9:59 am

BRAINERD, Minn. (KNSI) Mills Fleet Farm vice president Stewart Mills launched a campaign for Congress Wednesday in Minnesota's 8th District.

The 41-year-old Republican from Nisswa plans to challenge D-F-L Congressman Rick Nolan in 2014. Mills is a gun rights advocate and opposes government regulation on businesses and what Republicans term Obamacare.

He released an open video letter to Nolan and U-S Senators Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar in January criticizing federal gun control legislation.

Mills has campaign stops today in Cambridge and Duluth. This is his first run for political office.

 

Story courtesy KDLM/Detroit Lakes

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