abc
QUICK LINKS:

Virginia GOP Politician's Stunning Victory has Ties to Minnesota

Updated: 06/11/2014 10:42 PM
Created: 06/11/2014 10:40 PM WDIO.com
By: Joe Mazan

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated in a Virginia Republican Primary by David Brat.

Brat, a college professor making headlines for pulling off the biggest Tea Party win of the 2014 campaign season, has ties to Minnesota.

Brat lived in Brooklyn Park and went to Park Center High School. Graduating in 1982, Brat played tennis and was a member of the marching band and debate team.

Brat's best friend back in high school is surprised by his victory.

“He’s such a good person. He intelligent and articulate and he cares and just to see someone like that get in is great," Mitch Kruger said.

Brat left Minnesota after high school to attend college in Michigan.

Front Page

 

Winter Weather Advisory

MN AREAS AFFECTED: Clay; East Becker; East Marshall; East Otter Tail; East Polk; Hubbard; Kittson; Mahnomen; Norman; North Clearwater; Pennington; Red Lake; South Beltrami; South Clearwater; Wadena; West Becker; West Marshall; West Otter Tail; West Polk
Expires: 11/28/2014 12:00 PM

Winter Weather Advisory

MN AREAS AFFECTED: Crow Wing; North Cass; Northern Aitkin; Pine; South Aitkin; South Cass
Expires: 11/28/2014 4:00 PM

Winter Weather Advisory

WI AREAS AFFECTED: Burnett
Expires: 11/28/2014 4:00 PM

Winter Weather Advisory

WI AREAS AFFECTED: Price; Sawyer; Washburn
Expires: 11/28/2014 4:00 PM

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement