Republican Congressman Chip Cravaack and the Democratic challenger, former Congressman Rick Nolan, patted each other’s backs, stood smiling side-by-side for photos and exchanged barbs about their ages. But the debate at Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Cambridge on Tuesday (Oct. 16) showed, pleasantries aside, two politically different men. Cravaack and Nolan are engaged in one of the [...]
Two years ago, Minnesota’s 8th District delivered one of the largest surprises in the nation, when Republican Chip Cravaack upset 18-term DFL incumbent Jim Oberstar. Now voters must decide if Cravaack will be a one-and-done Congressman or if he is worthy of a second term. While Cravaack ran his 2010 campaign on a shoestring budget [...]
Debate Minnesota 2012 presents a discussion between 8th congressional district candidates Republican Chip Cravaack and Democrat Rick Nolan. The discussion will be held Tuesday, Oct. 16, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Cambridge. The debate, moderated by Gary Eichten, is presented by Debate Minnesota.
Eighth District U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack (MN) on Saturday at Nitti’s Hunters Point Resort on Mille Lacs Lake, announced he will introduce The Mille Lacs Lake Freedom to Fish Act. Specifically, this legislation regards Minnesota’s state sovereignty, job creation, cutting federal red tape, and strengthening Minnesota’s outdoor fishing tradition. Citing a 30-year old analysis, the [...]