Post Tagged with: "8th Congressional District"

“Shocking” KSTP shows Mills leading Nolan

“Shocking” KSTP shows Mills leading Nolan

A new poll from KSTP/Survey USA shows Republican Stewart Mills leading DFL Congressman Rick Nolan 47 percent to 39 percent in a survey of 555 “likely voters” from Oct. 9 to 12. Green Party candidate Ray Sandman polled at 4 percent and 11 percent was undecided. From KSTP: “This is a shocking poll and […]

Quote of the Day: Nolan on growing up near the Mississippi River

Quote of the Day: Nolan on growing up near the Mississippi River

“I grew up in a time when the lakes and rivers were so polluted they were catching on fire. The Mississippi River where we lived, why you’d go down there in the spring and there were toilet paper and condoms and turds hanging on every branch, and that was the […]

Live: Nolan, Mills & Sandman debate in Duluth

Live: Nolan, Mills & Sandman debate in Duluth

Congressman Rick Nolan, Republican candidate Stewart Mills and Green Party candidate Ray Sandman are having their first debate in Duluth this morning at 8:00 AM. Please watch the debate live below and check back to politics.mn for additional analysis. Watch live streaming video from theuptake2 at livestream.com

Video shows Nolan “waving a gun around”

Video shows Nolan “waving a gun around”

For the second day this week, images have surfaced of Congressman Rick Nolan (D-MN8) handling a firearm in a way called “unsafe and dangerous” by gun rights advocates. The National Republican Campaign Committee released video of Nolan “waving a gun around with his finger on the trigger.” Below is the video of Nolan from […]

Nolan blasted for “unsafe and dangerous” handling of firearm

Nolan blasted for “unsafe and dangerous” handling of firearm

The Minnesota Gun Owners Political Action Committee strongly criticized Congressman Rick Nolan today for committing a “significant firearms safety violation.”

Mills wants answers about deleted Nolan tweet

Mills wants answers about deleted Nolan tweet

A tweet deleted from the account of Congressman Rick Nolan which said the said the U.S. Constitution was an “imperfect document” triggered a press release from Nolan’s opponent, Stewart Mills. In a statement from his campaign, Mills said: “Rick Nolan needs to explain what exactly he meant when he called the […]

Turmoil in GOP Reaches Boiling Point

Turmoil in GOP Reaches Boiling Point

The tension and distrust between Minnesota Republicans over the endorsement of Jeff Johnson for governor has reached such an intensity level, that members of the Republican Party of Minnesota’s State Executive Committee who are not supporting Johnson have endured harassing and threatening behavior at two recent meetings.

Mills Targets Nolan’s “F” Rating on Gun Rights

Mills Targets Nolan’s “F” Rating on Gun Rights

8th Congressional District candidate Stewart Mills released a new television ad and website targeting incumbent Congressman Rick Nolan’s record on the 2nd Amendment. According to a release from Mill’s press release, www.NolanRecord.com “exposes Nolan’s embarrassing 2nd amendment voting record.” Below is Mills’s new ad “2nd Amendment“: In a statement released by his […]