The Battle of Woodstock

(The first in a series of diaries from the oddest House primary race in America)

PART ONE

The Vig

Woodstock high school history teacher Jeff Beals decided to run for Congress late last year. He set up a time to talk to national Democrats about his run. The call was set for four in the afternoon, just after he finished classes.

Ten minutes before four,

This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Battle of Woodstock