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Martin to speak at county DFL picnic July 16 [UPDATED]

Published 9:33am Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Updated 11:36am Wednesday, July 10, 2013

State DFL Party Chairman Ken Martin will be the special guest at the Otter Tail County DFL annual picnic at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 16 at the Pebble Lake Picnic Shelter.

Martin holds a B.A. in political science and history from the University of Kansas. He has a long history of involvement in campaigns in Minnesota and around the country.

He spent the past two decades working for several elected officials and managing a variety of issue and election campaigns.

In 2010 he worked to elect a DFL governor as the Executive Director of WIN Minnesota and then as the Director for Governor Dayton’s recount efforts.

Sloppy Joes, chips, beans, soda, and birthday cake will be provided. Suggested donation is $6 for individual and $15 for family.

A silent auction and bake sale are included in the festivities.

The DFL float will be near the park entrance.

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