Freedom and Prosperity spreads (in political tour-world)
June 23, 2010 — 6:39pm
GOP gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer adopted the Freedom and Prosperity moniker for his travels around the state. Now the rest of the Republican ticket is picking up the name.
The Minnesota Republican Party Wednesday announced its statewide candidates, including Emmer, will spend part of next week barnstorming around together in a "three day statewide Freedom & Prosperity bus tour."
Here are their stops:
June 30 Red Wing Winona Rochester Owatonna Mankato New Ulm Hutchinson
July 1st Willmar Alexandria Fergus Falls Moorhead Fertile Bagley Bemidji
Friday, July 2nd Grand Rapids Brainerd Little Falls St. Cloud Elk River Minnetonka
GOP Party Chairman Keith Downey released a letter to a party committee questioning the judgment and competency of Deputy Chairman Chris Fields just days ahead of the election for party officers in St. Cloud Saturday.