Rick Nolan
The Chip Cravaack era is over in the Eighth Congressional District after one term. Cravaack conceded to challenger Rick Nolan around 1 a.m. Wednesday. With 75 percent of the vote counted, Nolan held a 52-47 percent lead. The Nolan camp had reason for optimism early. When results came in from all of ...Read More
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With 34 of 34 precincts reporting, Democrat Rick Nolan took a 68.42 to 31.58 victory in the city of Duluth. Nolan had 30,961 votes to Cravaack’s 14, 288 votes, according to duluthnewstribune.com. Chip Cravaack (i) 14288 31.58% Rick Nolan 30961 68.42% 34 of 34 precincts...Read More
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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, pl...Read More
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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 20...Read More
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