Chip Cravaack, the Republican candidate for U.S. House in the 8th Congressional District, listens to a Water and Land Rights Forum held in Bemidji last week. He opposes Clean Water Act amendments as proposed by U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, the 8th District Democrat. Pioneer Photo/ Monte Draper
U.S. House 8th District: Cravaack appeals to younger Rangers
In a congressional district that hasn't seen a Republican congressman in more than 60 years, Chip Cravaack works hard to change that picture.
A retired U.S. Navy pilot and former Northwest Airlines pilot, Cravaack has traveled the Iron Range, including union halls, drumming up support.
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