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  1. Nolan fends off GOP's Mills in 8th DistrictRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    Rep. Rick Nolan has fended off a strong GOP challenger to hold onto Minnesota's 8th District in what was among the most expensive congressional races in the country. He beat Fleet Farm scion and political newcomer Stewart Mills to win a second term of his second stint in Congress.

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  2. What's wrong with Minnesota?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    John Hinderaker's post-election article raises the question of what's wrong with Minnesota . Here's part of what he wrote: But there is one major swath of blue that seems out of place: Minnesota, where five of eight Congressional districts are still held by the Democrats.

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  3. What's the Matter With Minnesota?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Power Line

    This map, which originated with National Journal, has been making the rounds on Twitter. It it similar to the one that was popular a few years ago that showed the United States as red or blue, by county.

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  4. Nolan wins by a hairRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    Democratic incumbent Rick Nolan maintained a slim lead most of Tuesday night over Republican challenger Stewart Mills before clinching the seat early Wednesday morning.

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  5. Nolan Fends Off GOP's Mills In 8th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  6. Democrat wins tight Minnesota House raceRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Hill

    Incumbent Rep. Rick Nolan won reelection Tuesday in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District against Republican businessman Stewart Mills, according to The Associated Press. With 73 percent of precincts reporting, Nolan beat Mills 49 to 47 percent in what was considered a toss-up race.

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  7. Rick Nolan fends off GOP's Stewart Mills in 8th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | TwinCities

    In the 8th District, Democratic incumbent Rick Nolan held a slim lead most of Tuesday night over Republican challenger Stewart Mills, before finally clinching the seat early Wednesday morning. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee bankrolled a series of ads against Mills, mocking his shoulder-length hair and portraying him as a wealthy businessman out to protect his own pocketbook over the interests of everyday Minnesotans.

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  8. Nolan Wins Re-ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDIO

    Rep. Rick Nolan has fended off a strong GOP challenger to hold onto Minnesota's 8th District in what was among the most expensive congressional races in the country. He beat Fleet Farm scion and political newcomer Stewart Mills to win a second term of his second stint in Congress.

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  9. Cash for Challengers: Some Turn the Tables, Outraising IncumbentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | OpenSecrets

    The incumbent advantage in fundraising is undisputed - so when a challenger brings in the larger haul, that often raises red flags for the sitting lawmaker's re-election prospects. This cycle, only 10 federal races feature an outraised incumbent.

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  10. In the final days of closest race, Nolan, Mills battle for every last voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Candidates drive hundreds of miles a day, squeezing in a coffee with a veterans group, in between picking up a national surrogate at the airport and dropping into call centers to thank volunteers, with the occasional hug for the random stranger who just picked up a yard sign. Here in the Eighth Congressional District, whose geography and politics straddle Canadian boundary waters, blue-collar union miners, the artsy funky class of Duluth and the conservative exurbs of North Branch, the fight between Mills and Nolan has become one of the most closely watched House contests not just in the state, but the nation.

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  11. In the final days, Nolan, Mills battle out for every last vote in Minnesota's closest raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Congressman Rick Nolan with his wife Mary in a Duluth coffee shop. ] GLEN STUBBE * gstubbe@startribune.com Friday, October 31, 2014 - When a battle for a congressional seat becomes as taut as the one between Democratic Rep. Rick Nolan and GOP challenger Stewart Mills, campaigns start behaving frantically.

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  12. It's Kline vs. Obermueller: the rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | TwinCities

    When he first ran for Congress two years ago, former state Rep. Mike Obermueller had a strong Democratic wind at his back. President Barack Obama easily carried the state; U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar won re-election in a landslide; and DFLers gained control of the Minnesota House and Senate.

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  13. Incumbents Peterson, Nolan learn from Oberstar's defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Collin Peterson and Rick Nolan believe they'll work through any headwinds to retain their seats. It was a surprise when U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, an 18-term incumbent, lost his Eighth District seat in 2010.

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  14. Biden: National Economy Doing Well In 'Macroeconomic Sense'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | CBS Local

    Vice President Joe Biden shares his memories of former White House Press Secretary James Brady during his memorial service at the Newseum on Oct. 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. HIBBING, Minn. - Vice President Joe Biden urged Iron Range Democrats on Thursday to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, saying Republicans don't understand the needs of the middle class.

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  15. Biden stumps for Rick Nolan during Iron Range visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | TwinCities

    Vice President Joe Biden urged Iron Range Democrats on Thursday to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, saying Republicans don't understand the needs of the middle class. "Get out the vote.

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  16. Biden Stumps in Northern Minnesota for Democrat NolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KSTP

    Vice President Joe Biden urged Iron Range Democrats on Thursday to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, saying Republicans don't understand the needs of the middle class. "Get out the vote.

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  17. What Counts As a GOP Wave in 2014?Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Roll Call

    Most neutral observers expect Republicans to take the Senate and make at least small gains in the House , but talk about a possible GOP political wave has all but disappeared. However, ten days to go until Election Day, I wouldn't rule out the possibility of a "wave" election just yet.

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  18. Polling shows possible GOP pick-up of 2 'safe' Dem House seats in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | American Thinker

    Some surprising good news from Minnesota. As Rich Baehr noted to me, because the Democrats are totally focused on holding onto the Senate, the GOP stands a decent prospect of picking up House seats thought unwinnable just a few months back.

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  19. Correction: 8th District-Fundraising storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    In a story Oct. 15 about fundraising in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, The Associated Press incorrectly compared figures supplied by Stewart Mills' campaign for a three-month period with a report filed by Rick Nolan's campaign for a nine-week period. The comparison led to an erroneous conclusion that their recent fundraising was about even.

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  20. Mills strikes back in new poll; why MN-8 will be closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Aaron J. Brown is an author and radio producer who teaches at Hibbing Community College. Years of writing about Iron Range news, history, culture and politics have culminated in his blog MinnesotaBrown.com .

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