Minnesota Sen. Wellstone Dies in Plane Crash


Ken Rudin
* NPR Political Editor

Katherine Lanpher
* Midday Morning Host, Minnesota Public Radio

David Corn
* Washington Editor, The Nation

Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.)

U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone of Minnesota dies with his wife, their daughter and five other people in a charter jet crash near Eveleth, Minn. The 58-year-old Democrat was a leading liberal voice on Capitol Hill.

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