MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) - DC Everest graduate Kip Smith plans to announce his campaign for the United States Senate seat currently held by Sen. Herb Kohl.
Smith will make two announcements on Tuesday, February 28th. First, he'll speak in Rhinelander, where he currently lives. That afternoon, he'll make another announcement at the Marathon County Courthouse in Wausau.
Smith is a native of Rothschild and currently works as a physical therapist in Rhinelander.
He'll run as a Republican. That field already includes Tommy Thompson, Mark Neumann and Jeff Fitzgerald. Tammy Baldwin is the only Democrat to declare.