District 8

Quinn Nystrom is a DFLer from Baxter is who is running for the 8th congressional reprentative seat that is currently held by Representative Pete Stauber.  She is an advocate for accessible health care and affordable prescription drug prices.  Quinn was recently married when the pandemic first began, rather than waiting for her planned date of New Year's Eve.  She recently wrote an op-ed for the StarTribune titled "My run for Congress and rushed wedding are connected".

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota%27s_8th_congressional_district

The 8th Congressional District covers a huge part of north central and northeastern MN, from the northern suburbs of the Twin Cities to the Canadian border.  On the eve of election day, we have some final thoughts from the main party candidates running for the 8th District seat in Congress - Republican Pete Stauber from Duluth, and DFLer Joe Radinovich from Crosby.

Sarah Bignall spoke with Radinovich and Stauber about campaign finance reform, the effects of BIG money on politics and each candidate got a last minute appeal to undecided voters.

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Marshall talks with us this week about conversation he had with former officials in President Obama's administration about decisions by President Trump's administration regarding copper nickel mining and mineral leases near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.  He also told us more about the MN Department of Administration's ruling for St.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota%27s_8th_congressional_district

This time Aaron and Chuck tell us about the politics of health care as it relates to one of the most watched Congressional races in the U.S. - MN's District 8.  

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota%27s_8th_congressional_district

Chuck Marohn and Aaron Brown continue the conversation on the politics of Congressional District 8.  This time they unpack the topic of immigration.  What are the strategies for the candidates when it comes to the immigration debate?  How is the overall philosophy on immigration between parties differ?  Chuck Marohn gives us an analysis of Republican candidate P

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota%27s_8th_congressional_district

MN's Congressional District 8 is one of the most watched, close-margined in the country.  Check Five Thirty Eight for up to date polling.

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Marshall Helmberger, editor and publisher of the Timberjay Newspaper reported to us today his findings and investigation in the almost 20 point swing between September and October in the Congressional District 8 race in Minnesota between Joe Radinovich (DFL) Pete Stauber (R) and Skip Sandman (Independent). 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota%27s_8th_congressional_district

This time Chuck and Aaron dig into District 8 by discussing some of the campaign mudslinging, on a personal level.  

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Rose Roach joined us this morning.  She's the Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Assocation.  They describe themselves as:

We are 22,000 dedicated RNs and other healthcare professionals in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa, who promote the professional, economic, and personal well-being of nurses through collective action. Our members care for patients in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other healthcare settings.

August 21st 6pm Reif Center

Aaron Brown joined us on the morning after the MN Primary Race.  Don't forget to join us at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids on Tuesday August 21st at 6pm for the 2018 Greater MN Governor's Forum.  Free tickets available or listen to KAXE/KBXE, watch Lakeland PBS or

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