Posted at 11:29 AM on October 18, 2006
by Tom Scheck
The FEC website says the Service Employees International Union has started running $93,234 of radio ads on behalf of DFLer Patty Wetterling. The union is also doing robo calls on behalf of Wetterling. Wetterling is running for Congress in Minnesota's 6th District against Republican Michele Bachmann and the I-P's John Binkowski.
I did a post about a mailing on Wetterling and health care the SEIU sent out.
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