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Congressman Dan Benishek

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Congressman Dan Benishek has responded to charges in an advertising campaign claiming he is siding with big oil by voting in support of  tax breaks for the companies.

Congressman Benishek, who represents Michigan’s 1-st Congressional District covering all of Upper Michigan and a large portion of Northern Lower Michigan, appeared on SUNNY 101.9’s WKQS-FM’s Mark and Walt in the Morning today and addressed the ad.

The Iron River Republican says the message of the ad is misleading and he calls it “ridiculous” and he is not concerned about it.  To listen to the complete comments of Congressman Benishek about the advertisement, please click the link below:

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The advertisement was run by the League of Conservation Voters and is running in the Marquette and Traverse City markets.  You can find out more about the advertisement by clicking “HERE“.