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Wellstone Aftermath

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Wellstone Aftermath

Wellstone Aftermath

Wellstone Aftermath

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State officials in Minnesota face a decision this week about a ballot replacement for Senator Paul Wellstone, who was killed on Friday in a plane crash in northern Minnesota. Meanwhile, investigators are trying to determine the cause of the crash, which also killed Wellstone's wife and daughter, three campaign staffers, and two pilots. NPR's David Welna reports.