(CNN) – Football won't be the only thing on Tarryl Clark's mind when she tailgates before Sunday night's Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers game.
Clark, a Minnesota state senator who's challenging Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann in the state's sixth congressional district, has some high profile Democratic surrogates joining her to tailgate and watch the NFL showdown on a big screen TV.
Those surrogates are Former President Bill Clinton and Minnesota's two Democratic senators, Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, according to the Clark campaign.
While the race is considered competitive, top non-partisan political handicappers consider Bachmann, a two term congresswoman who is very popular with many Tea Party activists, the favored to win the contest.
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