DULUTH - At the DFL’s Eighth District Congressional
Convention, delegates - overwhelmingly choosing Rick
Nolan to take on Congressman Chip Cravaack this fall - with calls for national
"We had a roof over our head, we
had food on the table, we had a community that cared about us, we had schools
that were good,” exclaims Nolan, “and we had boundless opportunity. And that is what's being lost in America's
economy and politics today".
22 percent of voters checked "no
Ten percent chose Jeff Anderson and Tarryl
Clark got zero percent.
Congressman Chip Cravaack's office made
this statement after the endorsement:
“"While the DFL candidates
will continue to battle each other in the coming months, Chip Cravaack has
stayed above the fray and remains focused on creating more jobs for the
8th District. He will continue to work with his colleagues on bipartisan,
common-sense solutions to the problems facing our country."