Friday, December 21, 2012 By Aaron Brown
Cravaack did not close the door on a return to politics, but an immediate comeback in Minnesota's Eighth District appears unlikely. State Republicans are trying to keep him in the mix for future campaigns, but it appears his heart is not in those ideas at this time.
Meantime, Rep.-elect Rick Nolan (D-MN8) was named the nation's biggest comeback story by Stu Rothenberg at Roll Call. Nolan's three-decade self-imposed absence from politics still fascinates many on the Beltway.