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Across the country reinvigorated Republicans are taking aim at Democrats by sending new candidates are called young guns they're sending him up to challenge the old folks well in Wisconsin 38 year old former MTV reality show cast member.
He is our current district attorney Sean Duffy is going to be trying to defeat represented David -- it.
Who is held his seat for longer than w.'s been alive 41 years this April and -- and in Tennessee.
37 year old farmer and gospel singer Stephen Fincher will shoot for this seat retiring congressman John Tanner has held.
John Duffy joins us from Minneapolis.
And Stephen Fincher joins us from Memphis Tennessee -- it's my goal to have you sings gospel before we end this segment.
But shot I want to I want to go to you first because you are.
Unseating a legend practically in -- house of congress David -- And again the fact that he -- been there longer than you have been alive says a lot how do you how do you expect it.
Unseated incumbent who has all these privileges that incumbents that.
First off he's out of touch this is a guy who wrote the 787.
Billion dollar stimulus package.
People in northern Wisconsin are so frustrated that this is a package that focuses.
On Wall Street and not main street.
Com we are bringing that message out and it's resonating.
And we're talking about Tom.
Transparency in government.
People are fed up with arrogant politicians.
Who don't focus on the real need I agree with the I don't really but he is it you know you are talking about a state granted it has conservatives but it's it.
It's it's historically I guess gone for a lot of Democrats David -- is a Democrat and a whole range of issues he may be out of touch people may be fed up with the fact.
That he's out of touch on spending.
But don't they identify with some his liberal causes.
They don't this is a blue dog Democrat Dodd district and OK these are farmers -- waters.
Their union members who have saved every -- -- -- made when they see what government is doing.
With their money.
They are still frustrated they're thinking not only about their economic vitality but they're thinking about the next generation.
And what kind of in America -- gonna leave off our children and our grandchildren and -- afraid.
Are right now Stephen you have.
I guess it's a little easier and a sense because the guy you're going against his retiring you're going against an empty -- what is your strategy what are you gonna say to try to.
Talk voters over to your side.
Well we made a lot of hard work on accountability.
Our congress has lost touch with the mainstream America -- We have to get back to the basics are children don't play the rest of our lives.
And their lives for what is going on when and why even you know everybody talks about everybody talks about representing mainstream media no matter whether honor laughter the -- whatever they're all saying that when it comes election.
Are you gonna offer people that that appeals to the instincts that flew flew -- flying out of these tea parties.
Well we we have to we have to bring back to small business our tax cuts.
The cut spending.
You know -- think it should be a privilege to go to Washington and -- resilient.
The districts all across this country and and instead of making careers.
We need to bring back it is a privilege and honor and Nam and not some sort of -- You know way as you we -- -- just going and forgetting of the people they rip that they represent.
Not a drivel agency back to the citizen legislature example -- you wore a farmer.
As is shot you were a lawyer and frankly a lot of people -- -- lawyers caused this mess.
I'm a prosecutor David okay but still a lawyer -- -- got a lawyer before -- became a prosecutor at the that their best to be you know Dave Albee is not a product is not a lawyer is not a prosecutor.
He was a school -- and look at the damage that he's done.
Washington -- that is why the Dallas school teacher I resent that remark.
Not -- -- well did you hear bad news regard the -- he's he's -- Washington -- tone deaf to what's happening on main street right now people are losing their jobs and they're frustrated.
That we're focusing on health care and this cap and trade bill.
And as we see a small business owners like Patti and Larry you know -- they're upset because they don't know what's gonna happen in the in the political market what's gonna happen.
With this health care bill was the cost to hire and expand their business what's gonna happen with cap and trade.
-- how is that gonna affect how they expand and grow and it's that uncertainty that's caught in a business market to freeze up and that's why people aren't expanding.
That's why we're not seeing job growth right now by the way John is all -- go on democratic make up how did you become a camp where you recruited by the Republicans are what.
No I'm a father of five my sixth child is on the way this is not the best time for -- to -- for such a significant race but.
I'm I'm doing this for the next generation when Dave -- Off third.
And pass the failed the failed stimulus package I decided I have to get in and -- have to do something I'm fighting the good fight.
For my children that's why I'm gonna recklessly and as I decided to get in based on what they've had done.
Even how did you get into the race where you recruit it.
I was asked by a -- and then recruited by -- local Republican leaders in the -- not only in RCC.
OK so you and you were former what's gonna happen here for a while you're out campaign -- -- to big commitment.
It is a big commitment but is off my children are more important on my family will pick up or -- have left off.
But it it is going to be a lot of hard work.
But this country is worth fighting for and now we have to stop we have to stop President Obama and speaker Pelosi.
From destroying our country from the inside out well it's going to be an interesting race guys please stay in -- -- -- let's no let's hear what happens on the campaign trail Sean Duffy Stephen Fisher -- good to see you both guys thanks very much.
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