Posted at 2:03 PM on October 17, 2006
by Tom Scheck
The one race we haven't been writing about too much on Polinaut is the matchup between Republican Rod Grams and DFL Congressman Jim Oberstar in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District. Grams has been going after Oberstar, his record and his travel for a few weeks now. Well, Oberstar has decided to hit back on Grams record.
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