The mayors called Democratic nominee Joe Biden “out of touch” in an open letter timed to coincide with Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Duluth on Friday.
“Today, we don’t recognize the Democratic Party,” the mayors wrote. “It has been moved so far to the left it can no longer claim to be advocates of the working class,” adding that “radical Democrats” had “abandoned” the hard-working families in towns like theirs.
Eveleth’s Robert Vlaisavljevich even got a speaking spot at the Republican National Convention.
“Since the Iron Range economy is vulnerable to economic trends, and to foreign trade, we have always needed a strong voice in Washington,” Vlaisavljevich said...Read More