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Aug 21st, 2008

Summary: On the 38th day of his campaign against U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann for the Republican nomination as House of Representatives candidate in Minnesota’s 6th Congressional District, Aubrey Immelman announced the August 22 kick-off of a second walking tour, this time a 50-mile campaign swing from Foley in the east to Paynesville on the western boundary of the Sixth Congressional District. … In line with his campaign focus on national security issues, he also featured a Newsweek interview with Gen. David Petraeus, in which the top U.S. commander in Iraq explains why vigilance is still needed in Iraq and why Afghanistan in some ways poses an even bigger dilemma for the United States.