Unusual ad brings attention to Minneapolis mayoral candidate

By KBJR News 1

September 13, 2013 Updated Sep 13, 2013 at 5:20 PM CST

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- In Minneapolis, the race to fill the vacancy in the mayor's office has been heating up since incumbent Mayor R.T Rybak announced he would not run for re-election.

In a crowded field of nearly 40 candidates, which includes two self-proclaimed pirates, it is difficult to stand out.

But candidate Jeff Wagner has gotten a lot of attention with this campaign ad, promising among other things, to stop visiting strip clubs if he's elected Mayor.

This ad has already made the rounds on social media websites, certainly raising the name recognition of this Minneapolis Mayoral candidate.

Click on the video above to watch the full ad.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com