The Candidate: Jason Plummer
The Race: Republican Party Candidate for the 12th Congressional District.
The Competition: William Enyart
The Buzz: Jason Plummer, a 2010 Republican nominee for Illinois Lieutenant Governor, is also the Vice President of Corporate Development at R.P. Lumber Company and an Intelligence Officer in the United States Naval Reserves. If elected, he plans to vote to repeal Obama's health care law, vote in favor of tort reform and defend 2nd Amendment rights.
Plummer refused to release his tax returns despite heated calls from his opponent. He did release a financial disclosure form, however that reveals some information about his assets and liabilities.