Photos: Senate candidate Kurt Bills on the road

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1 Kurt Bills, Republican U.S. Senate candidate, checks his phone for messages after a rally with supporters in Ham Lake on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. While on the campaign trail, Bills travels in one of three old, blue school buses. This one is named Constitution. The other two are Freedom and Liberty. 
2 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills, center, talks to supporters during a rally Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in Ham Lake. While on the campaign trail, Bills travels in one of three blue school buses named Constitution, Liberty and Freedom. 
3 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills at rally Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in Ham Lake. 
4 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bill, left, visits with lunchtime patrons at Joe's on Main Street Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in Cambridge, Minn. 
5 At Joe's on Main Street, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills, right, talks to Isanti County resident Ron Misiura and his son Michael Misiura, a high school senior. Both support Bills and decided to stop by the restaurant for lunch after seeing on Twitter that Bills would be there Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in Cambridge, Minn. 
6 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills, left, picks out decorated cookies to bring home to his four children Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at Herman's Bakery in Cambridge. 
7 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills, left, and State House candidate for District 11B Ben Wiener, right, talk with supporter Dave Ubl Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 outside Ubl's gas and service station, Slim's Service, in Hinckley, Minn. 
8 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills waits outside his campaign bus to distribute yard signs to supporters Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in the parking lot at Tobies Restaurant in Hinckley, Minn. 
9 Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills finishes a speech to supporters during a rally Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 in Ham Lake. While on the campaign trail, Bills travels in one of three blue school buses named Constitution, Liberty and Freedom.