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ROTHSCHILD (WAOW) -- Democratic Congressman Dave Obey has a new challenger vying for Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District Seat.
Republican Sean Duffy announced his candidacy at Wausau Homes in Rothschild Wednesday morning.
"It's time to bring some fiscal sanity to washington and the only way that's goign to happen is for hard working people who know what it's like to balance a gamily budget to decide it's time for a chance. I'm one of those people." said Duffy at the press conference. "That's why I'm running for congress and need your support."
Duffy, a 37 year old originally from Hayward, is currently serving his fourth term as Ashland County's District Attorney.
He is World Champion Lumberjack and former MTV "Real World" Cast Member.
But Duffy will have some competition.
Republican Dan Mielke will also run again in 2010.
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