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Conservatives Rally Behind Duran and Bliss for MN House District Seats

Bemidji, Minnesota – Over the weekend, Republican delegates unanimously endorsed Bidal Duran Jr. for MN-House 2A and Representative Matt Bliss for 2B.

Duran, a Marine Corps Veteran with 11 years of service in law enforcement, was endorsed with a completely unanimous vote of confidence by the House 2A Delegates. As a proud graduate of BSU, Duran's commitment to public service is matched only by his academic pursuits; he holds a Master's degree in Criminal Justice Leadership and is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Public Management and Leadership. Bidal and his college sweetheart, Rebecca, have been married for 16 years, have 3 daughters and have called Bemidji home since 2011. Duran's deep-rooted connection to Northern Minnesota is evident in his passion for the outdoors; he can often be found hunting with his bird-dog, Boomer. To learn more about Bidal Duran, visit:

Representative Matt Bliss, a Northern Minnesota business owner, secured the Republican endorsement for his 4th term as Minnesota's House District 2B candidate with a completely unanimous vote of confidence by the House 2B Delegates. Bliss, a Navy veteran, holds a significant role as the Republican Lead on the Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy Committee, a member of the Elections Committee, and the Natural Resources Committee at the House of Representatives. Rep. Bliss and his wife are proud parents to four children and eight grandchildren. To learn more about Rep. Bliss, visit:


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