One of the Republicans running against Rep. Paul Ryan for his party’s nomination for the 1st Congressional District seat plans an event this week in Janesville.

Nick Polce of Lake Geneva said in a news release he will hold one of his “Pulse of The People” events at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mac’s Pizza Shack, 2307 Milton Ave., so people can meet him and share concerns.

In the same release, Polce announced he is endorsed by Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and host of a radio program, “The Joe Walsh Show.”

Ryan’s other Republican challenger is Paul Nehlen of the town of Delavan. The primary election is Aug. 14. does not condone or review every comment. Read more in our Commenter Policy Agreement

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