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Timothy J. Michels (born August 7, 1962) is a Republican from Wisconsin. He earned the Republican nomination on September 15, 2004 for the U.S. Senate to run against the incumbent Senator, Russ Feingold. He defeated well-known car dealer Russ Darrow, Jr., State Senator Bob Welch, and attorney Robert Lorge in the Republican primary. However, he lost in the general election to Feingold, 56%-44%. is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Russell Dana Russ Feingold (born March 2, 1953) is an American politician from the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Robert Lorge was the 2006 Republican nominee for the Wisconsin seat in the US Senate. ...

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Family

Tim Michels is married to Barbara, they have three children; six year-old son Hank, three year-old daughter Sophie, and one year-old son Will. They are members of St. Jerome’s Parish, Oconomowoc (Catholic). Michels currently serves on the committee to build a new church and school. Tim has 3 brothers: Kevin, Patrick, and Steve. His father was Dale, and his mother is Ruth.


Education

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Business

Michels is Co-owner and Vice President of Michels Corporation, Brownsville, Wisconsin. He is a member of IBAW, NFIB, and numerous trade organizations representing the construction industry. Michels serves on the Executive Committee for the Transportation Development Association, Wisconsin (TDA). He has worked on the trading floors at the Chicago Board of Trade Brownsville is the name of several places in the United States of America: Brownsville, California Brownsville, Florida Brownsville, Kentucky Brownsville, Maryland Brownsville, Minnesota Brownsville, Ohio Brownsville, Oregon Brownsville, Pennsylvania Brownsville, Tennessee Brownsville, Texas (The first two battles of the Mexican-American War were fought neart this city. ... The Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) NYSE: BOT, established in 1848, is the worlds oldest futures and options exchange. ...


Military

Michels has twelve years of active duty service as an Airborne Ranger Infantry Officer in the U.S. Army where he earned the rank of Major. Upon promotion Michels was one of the youngest Captains in the U.S. Army.[citation needed] He is a former Commander of the Army’s elite Honor Guard with duties at the White House, State Department, and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Michels currently serves in the IRR (reserves), member American Legion and VFW. The Army is the branch of the United States armed forces which has primary responsibility for land-based military operations. ... Major is a military rank the use of which varies according to country. ... A Kremlin Regiment honor guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow An honor guard, or ceremonial guard, is a ceremonial escort, often military in nature. ... For other uses, see White House (disambiguation). ... The United States Department of State, often referred to as the State Department, is the Cabinet-level foreign affairs agency of the United States government, equivalent to foreign ministries in other countries. ... The Landsoldaten (foot soldier) statue in Fredericia, Denmark. ... The Individual Ready Reserve (IRR) is a category of the Reserve Component of the Armed Forces of the United States composed of former active duty or reserve military personnel, and is authorized under 10 U.S.C. ch. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... VFW (or VfW) can stand for: Veterans of Foreign Wars or Video for Windows This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...


Electoral history

  • 2004 Race for U.S. Senate

Russell Dana Russ Feingold (born March 2, 1953) is an American politician from the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...

External links

  • Campaign homepage

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Michels, a construction executive from Oconomowoc, referred to the Feingold claim that Michels would be a "rubber stamp" for big business and the pharmaceutical industry, when in fact Michels has been an advocate for Canadian drug importation, in defiance of the Bush administration.
Michels won Tuesday's GOP primary after making much of the fact that Feingold was the lone U.S. senator to vote against the war and the Patriot Act, which broadened police powers to battle terrorism after the 2001 attacks.
Tim Michels is a business owner who has seen his health care costs at Michels Construction almost double in a handful of years.
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