‘The Real World’ star Sean Duffy is running for Congress

June 29th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Washington DC, Jun 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Real World star - Sean Duffy is running for the seat of the retiring David R. Obey. It ought to be mentioned that David R. Obey is a liberal Democrat, who is seen as a powerful congressman.

Sean who is a lumberjack athlete and was also once a star on “Real World”, which is a reality television show on MTV. He was also the County district attorney.

Duffy is seriously campaigning for the seat and in one of his speeches, he said his days on MTV’s “Real World” were his childish days. He was referring to a video of him dancing and drinking beer with only his boxer shorts on. The video has been posted on YouTube. He said that he was young and said anyone who wants to know who he is now, should check the kids that he has helped in raising up.

Duffy now has a chance because of the anti-incumbent wave that is passing through the voters in America. However he was not considered a threat, when he launched his bid last year.

Duffy is expected to win his primary against Dan Mielke in September, this year. Duffy has managed to raise more than $600,000 in campaign funds.

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