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Romney Camp Wants Santorum Sweater To Switch To "Mitt Wear"

Minnesota's Bemidji Woolen Mills made the famous Santorum sweater vest. In an interview with WIND Chicago's The Steve Cochran Show, company owner Bill Batchelder says former Gov. Tim Pawlenty leaned on him to switch his allegiances.

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Batchelder says he's also a delegate to the Republican National Convention, where he'll "do whatever Rick Santorum tells me to do."

Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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