CLOQUET, MN (KDAL) - The Vice President of Mills Fleet Farm, headquartered in Brainerd, Minnesota, has announced his candidacy for Congress in the 8th District. After spending several months meeting with voters and leaders in the district, Stewart Mills made the official announcement on Thursday at Berquist Imports in Cloquet. Mills says the "government shutdown and impasse in Congress is the perfect example of why Washington needs fresh faces to move the country forward." Mills is a 41 year old married father of five. He will be challenging the incumbent Rick Nolan in the 2014 election.