In the race to determine who should represent Idaho’s 1st Congressional District, Republican incumbent Rep. Raul Labrador’s campaign receipts have reached more than 17 times those of Democratic challenger Jimmy Farris.
“A lot of people told me when I first announced, ‘You’re just a kid. You think you’re tough enough for politics?’ I thought, ‘Do you know what I’ve been doing for the last 15 years?’ One thing that won’t be an issue is my toughness.”
Jimmy Farris is suiting up for what may be the toughest competition of his life—a run for Congress. Facing incumbent Republican Rep. Raul Labrador, Farris, a Super Bowl-winning NFL veteran, understands the formidable task before him.
Based on the nonfiction book of the same name by David Grann, the film seems like a cross between an Indiana Jones movie and a Joseph Conrad novel—one where the world seems full of possibilities, rather than limitations.