Obey reelected to 7th - Kagen recaptures 8th - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Obey reelected to 7th - Kagen recaptures 8th

Democratic incumbent Dave Obey easily recaptured his 7th District Congressional seat, beating his challenger, Dan Mielke by nearly a 2 to 1 margin.  Obey, who is one of the leading Democratic members of Congress, picked up a 61 to 39 percent victory.

Meanwhile in the hotly contested 8th Congressional race, Democratic incumbent Steve Kagen won reelection, beating his challenger, Republican John Gard.  Kagen managed 54 percent of the votes.

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