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Democrat drops from Minnesota House race

05/31/2013 11:25 AM

05/31/2013 11:26 AM

So much for three Graves

in the House.

Jim Graves said this morning he won’t run for the House seat GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann

is leaving behind.

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The general consensus is Bachmann’s district is heavily Republican. Without the Tea Party to run against, Graves faced an uphill climb in the district.

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