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Watch: Democrat Ron Kind Dodges Questions on Seedy Massage Parlor

In a video taken outside a local Washington, DC, restaurant, scandal-ridden Wisconsin Democrat Rep. Ron Kind avoided questions about the seedy massage parlor that rents from one of his properties. The establishment has been accused of advertising on websites known for soliciting sex.

Congressman Ron Kind addresses the crowd at the grand opening ceremony while U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Midwest Regional Director, Tom Melius, looks on. Photo by Ketti Spomer/USFWS.

Exclusive — ‘House of Prostitution’: Democrat Ron Kind’s Building Housing Massage Parlor Was Previously Busted by Law Enforcement

Vulnerable Democrat Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) claimed, without evidence, that “racism” was behind concerns that a building he owns that now houses a seedy massage parlor, but newly resurfaced newspaper reports from the 1970s and 1980s indicate there is proof the location previously was busted by law enforcement for running a “house of prostitution.”

In this June 4, 2013 file photo, Rep. Ron Kind, D-Wisc., appears at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rep. Kind told The Associated Press Friday, March 10, 2017 that he will not run for Wisconsin governor against Republican Gov. Scott Walker in 2018. Kind's decision ends months of …