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Kind has primary challenger in 3rd district


EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin Congressman Ron Kind has a Democratic primary challenger.

Retired history teacher Myron Buchholz, of Eau Claire, has announced his campaign for the 3rd Congressional District of western Wisconsin.

Buchholz serves on the board of the Chippewa valley Chapter of American Civil Liberties Union. He says he answering the "call" from presidential candidate Bernie Sanders who has urged "average Americans to step up and take our government back from the billionaire class."

The congressional primary election is Aug. 9.

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