Kevin Barrett

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Kevin Barrett is the Libertarian candidate for the 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin

Kevin Barrett is the Libertarian candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 3rd Congressional District (map) of Wisconsin. He is the Libertarian nominee seeking to challenge incumbent Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.). He won in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

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Positions, record and controversies

Iraq War

Barrett voted against the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 that started the Iraq War.[3]

For more information see the chart of U.S. House of Representatives votes on the Iraq War.

Bio

2008 elections

Barrett is the Libertarian nominee seeking to challenge Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) in the 2008 congressional elections.[4] He won in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.

Committees and affiliations

Committees

Barrett will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

Affiliations

More background data

Contact

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 “Wisconsin 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers”, September 10, 2008
  2. 2.0 2.1 Greg Giroux, "Franken Primary Win One of Many Key Results from Tuesday’s Primaries",CQ Politics, September 10, 2008
  3. Roll call vote, Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
  4. 2008 Race Tracker page on Wisconsin’s 3rd Congressional District

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