Eighth Congressional district DFL straw poll results in
By: Press release, Pine Journal
With all but 10 precincts spread over Chisago, Itasca and Hubbard counties reporting, the results of the non-bindng DFL straw pole held at the caucuses in the 8th Congressional District on Tuesday Feb 7th were as follows:
Candidates to contest with Rep. Chip Cravaack for the seat in the US House of Representatives:
Rick Nolan 1546
Jeff Anderson 1009
Tarryl Clark 413
Delegates to DFL county conventions were selected separately. These delegates will select delegates and alternates to represent their county at both the district and state conventions where a single candidate for DFL Party support in the coming elections will be chosen. The 8th Congressional District DFL convention will be held at Spirit Mountain, Duluth, on May 5 and 6.