District 12A Republicans endorse Jeff Backer
MORRIS – District 12A Republicans endorsed Jeff Backer of Browns Valley to challenge incumbent Rep. Jay McNamar, DFL-Elbow Lake, in the general election in November.
Backer earned the endorsement on the first ballot, picking up just over 60 percent of the total votes at the district convention in Elbow Lake last Saturday to win the endorsement over small business owner Nancy Taffe of Morris.
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