Born: July 21, 1944, Arlington Va.
Personal: Married to Sheila. Three children, David, Marcia, and Mark.
Education: Graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and earned a Ph.D. in Political Science, 1969, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Political background: Elected U.S. Senate, 1990.
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On the day before the general election that decided the fate of their one-week campaign, former Vice President Walter Mondale and former St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman debated at the Fitzgerald Theater.
Listen | Read . (11/4/02)
All four major-party candidates for U.S. Senate appeared together for the first time since the State Fair. U.S. policy toward Iraq was a central focus of the debate. Listen | Read . (10/17/02)
Senate - Concordia College
Sen. Paul Wellstone, Republican Norm Coleman and Independent Party candidate Jim Moore debated in a 90-minute debate in Moorhead. Listen (10/15/02)
See an extensive archive of political debate audio from the campaign of 2002.
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Wellstone appeared on MPR Midday's "Meet the Candidate" series. Listen (9/23/02)
Re-election announcement. Listen (5/28/02)
Sen. Paul Wellstone on MPR's Midday. Listen (5/6/02)
Wellstone accepts DFL endorsement Listen (5/3/02)
MPR interview (11/2/01)
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