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Eighth District one of nation's most costly on airwaves

  • Blog Post by: Rachel E. Stassen-Berger
  • October 3, 2012 - 12:07 PM

Minnesota's Eighth Congressional District attracted $1.75 million in ad spending in September, landing it in fifth place in the nation.

According to a study from the Wesleyan Media Project, the race between Republican U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack and Democratic challenger Rick Nolan garnered 2,168 ads in the last three weeks of September.

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