(WQOW) — A Grammy Award winning band from Eau Claire has endorsed a candidate for governor.
Bon Iver announced on Thursday that the band was lending its support to Kelda Roys. In a statement, the band called Roys ‘the progressive voice Wisconsin needs right now’.
Roys gained 3 percent of support in the latest Marquette Poll. She is one of eight Democrats vying to run against Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) in the November general election.
Bon Iver is proud to endorse @keldahelenroys for Governor of #Wisconsin. Kelda is the progressive voice WI needs right now and the best choice to restore the Wisconsin Idea while forging a better future. Vote Kelda, WI’s first female Gov on Aug 14! https://t.co/i3wiknEvqV #RoysUp pic.twitter.com/2tfpAU6KZm
— Bon Iver (@boniver) August 2, 2018