Rick Becker, a rank hypocrite, launches independent campaign for U.S. Senate
MINOT — Outgoing state Rep. Rick Becker, who failed to receive the NDGOP’s endorsement at their state convention this spring, has made a career out of portraying himself as the perfect distillation of consistency in politics.
Becker sticks to his principles, we’re told. He talks about it endlessly.
So what, then, to make of his decision to run for the U.S. Senate as an independent?