Vote for Tony Kurtz for Congress

Posted July 23, 2014 at 10:24 pm


I will vote for Tony Kurtz to represent voters in Wisconsin’s 3rd Congressional District.

Kurtz is a wonderful father with two teenagers, a retired Army aviation warrant officer, and a farmer and small-business owner from the Prairie du Chien area.

I have looked him in the eye, and he shares my concerns that our country is headed in absolutely the wrong direction. It seems as though we are treated to at least one federal-level crisis or scandal each week. The defense budget is the only place our federal government seems to want cut. U.S. foreign policy is an absolute disaster.

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