Remember him? I do. He is the American patriot who got Obama to admit that he was about 'Spreading the Wealth'. Joe exposed Obama's socialist agenda. Joe has my support and you should give him support as well. Joe is a true American and he meets the Constitutional qualifications to hold the office he seeks unlike Obama who doesn't. News from The Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Joe the Plumber is plunging into politics because he thinks it's about time America had a few mechanics, bricklayers and, yes, plumbers in Congress. Samuel "Joe" Wurzelbacher was thrust into the political spotlight after questioning Barack Obama about his economic policies during the 2008 presidential campaign. He officially launched his campaign for Congress in Ohio on Tuesday night.