MARINETTE — With
conservative Congressman Reid Ribble’s departure from representing
Wisconsin’s 8th Congressional District this year, the field of
candidates for the position has narrowed to two: Democrat Tom Nelson,
the Outagamie County executive, and Republican Mike Gallagher, U.S.
Marine veteran. The EagleHerald had the opportunity to sit down with
40-year-old Nelson for a brief chat about his campaign and platform on
Friday before he spent some time at the Marinette County Fair this