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Daschle Loses South Dakota Senate Seat

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Daschle Loses South Dakota Senate Seat

Daschle Loses South Dakota Senate Seat

Daschle Loses South Dakota Senate Seat

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Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle becomes the first Senate leader in half a century to lose a bid for re-election. Republicans had made the Democrat's defeat one of their top priorities and threw powerful support behind the challenger, John Thune. Hear NPR's David Welna.