- Apr 13, 2011
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[h=1]The leading Republican candidate in retiring Rep. Michele Bachmann’s congressional district denies climate science, is virulently anti-gay, and sponsored everything from voter ID legislation to a minimum wage law repeal. No wonder he’s already being labeled “Michele Bachmann 2.0.”Former Minnesota State Rep. Tom Emmer (R) was the first candidate to step up when Bachmannannounced last month that she would be retiring from representing the state’s 6th congressional district at the end of her term. He is best known for unsuccessfully running for Governor in 2010, coming close enough to Democratic candidate and now-Governor Mark Dayton (D) to trigger a recount.
Here are a few things voters should know about Tom Emmer:
Read more @:
Meet The Republican Who Wants To Be The Next Michele Bachmann | ThinkProgress[/h]
This guy is nuckin futs! A tip credit!? Are you kidding me? 100k plus waiters! What world does this man live in!? And oh yea dont forget that those pesky environmental scientists are just lying to us.