Paul Wellstone


Paul Wellstone

rowspan=2 |Grass Roots

|Green
Party shading/Green align="right" |10,119
Party shading/Green align="right" |<1%|
Party shading/Independent |Write-ins
Party shading/Independent
Party shading/Independent align="right" |1,803
Party shading/Independent align="right" |<1%||||||
###@@@KEYEND@@@###

* Wellstone won the Democratic primary in 2002, but was replaced by Mondale after his death. Some people wrote in Wellstone's name regardless.

**Write-in and minor candidate notes: In 1996, write-ins received 1,130 votes.

Notes

External links and references

* [http://wellstone.org/organizing_corner/actionitem_detail.aspx?itemID=4333&catID=3880 Get Out The Vote!]
* [http://www.mnwpc.org/ewomen/educate/newsletter.cfm?NewsletterID=65 MnWPC eWomen Win]
* [http://www.pelicanarts.com/10_2003.htm Live Events:] "(October 25, 2003)"
* [http://www.wellstoneaction.org/ Wellstone Action] , an advocacy group organized by Wellstone's survivors.
* [http://www.carryitforward.org/ Wellstone documentary home page]
* [http://www.mdcenter.umn.edu/ The Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center] at the University of Minnesota
* [http://www.cnn.com/2002/ALLPOLITICS/10/25/plane.crash.minn/ Senator, family members killed in Minnesota plane crash] , CNN, October 25, 2002
* [http://villagenews.weblogger.com/stories/storyReader%246453 Friends Recall Dreamer] , "Roll Call," October 28, 2002
* [http://villagenews.weblogger.com/stories/storyReader%246442 Congress Mourns Wellstone] , "Roll Call," October 28, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/26/national/26MINN.html Minnesota Crash Kills Wellstone Amid Senate Fight] , "The New York Times," October 26, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/25/politics/25CND-CRASH.html Minnesota Senator Is Among 8 Dead in Crash] , "The New York Times," October 25, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/26/obituaries/26WELL.html THE SENATOR: Paul Wellstone, 58, Icon of Liberalism in Senate, Dies] , "The New York Times," October 26, 2002 obituary
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/26/politics/campaigns/26FAMI.html THE FAMILY: A Lifetime Together, Serving the People] , "The New York Times," October 26, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/07/national/07MINN.html Specter of War Sets Debate in a Tight Race in Minnesota] , "The New York Times," October 5, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/03/10/politics/10MINN.html Minnesota Swing Voters Are Seen as Crucial in Senate Race] , "The New York Times," March 10, 2002
* [http://www.nytimes.com/2002/02/25/politics/25WELL.html Senator Wellstone of Minnesota Says He Has Multiple Sclerosis] , "The New York Times," February 25, 2002
* [http://www.ntsb.gov/publictn/2003/AAR0303.pdf Aircraft Accident Report: Loss of Control and Impact With Terrain Aviation Charter, Inc. Raytheon (Beechcraft) King Air A100, N41BE Eveleth, Minnesota October 25, 2002] , "National Transportation Safety Board," report number AAR-03-03, adopted on November 18, 2003
* [http://www.geocities.com/~demcrat/windex.html The Voice of Paul Wellstone]
* [http://www.geocities.com/botenth/paul.htm Was Senator Wellstone murdered?]
* [http://mindprod.com/politics/asbestos.html American politicians killed in plane crashes since 1980]

Further reading

* Blodgett, Jeff, "Winning Your Election the Wellstone Way," University of Minnesota Press, 2008. Not politics as usual, this book is an advanced strategy for running and winning a progressive campaign.
*Casper, Barry (Mike), "Lost in Washington: Finding the Way Back to Democracy in America", University of Massachusetts Press, 2000.
* Four Arrows (Don Trent Jacobs) and Fetzer, Jim, "American Assassination: the Strange Death of Senator Paul Wellstone", Vox Pop, 2004.
*Hightower, Jim. "Swim Against the Current: Even a Dead Fish Can go With the Flow". Hoboken, NJ: Wiley and Sons, Inc, 2008.
*Lofy, Bill, "Paul Wellstone: The Life of a Passionate Progressive", University of Michigan Press, 2005
*Lofy, Bill, "Politics the Wellstone Way: How to Elect Progressive Candidates and Win on Issues", University of Minnesota Press, 2005
*McGrath, Dennis J. and Smith, Dane, "Professor Wellstone Goes to Washington: The Inside Story of a Grassroots U.S. Senate Campaign", University of Minnesota Press, 1995.
*Wellstone, Paul, "The Conscience of a Liberal: Reclaiming the Compassionate Agenda", University of Minnesota Press, 2002.
*Wellstone, Paul, "How the Rural Poor Got Power: Narrative of a Grass-Roots Organizer", University of Minnesota Press, 2003.
*Wellstone, Paul, and Barry Casper, "Powerline: The First Battle of America's Energy War", University of Minnesota Press, 2003.

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Paul Wellstone — Paul David Wellstone (* 21. Juli 1944 in Washington D. C.; † 25. Oktober 2002 in Eveleth, Minnesota) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Mitglied der Minnesota Democratic Farmer Labor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Paul Wellstone — Paul David Wellstone (21 juillet 1944 – 25 octobre 2002) était un sénateur américain du Minnesota du parti Démocrate. Il est mort dans un accident d avion en 2002 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Paul David Wellstone — Paul Wellstone Paul David Wellstone (* 21. Juli 1944 in Washington D. C.; † 25. Oktober 2002 in Eveleth, Minnesota) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Mitglied der Minnesota Democratic Farmer Labor Party. Von …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wellstone — Paul Wellstone Paul David Wellstone (* 21. Juli 1944 in Washington D. C.; † 25. Oktober 2002 in Eveleth, Minnesota) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Mitglied der Minnesota Democratic Farmer Labor Party. Von 1991 bis 2002 war er Mitglied… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wellstone Action — is a Saint Paul, Minnesota based non profit, nonpartisan organization that was founded by Jeff Blodgett and the camp trains progressive citizens and potential candidates for public office how to succeed in winning elections, enacting legislation …   Wikipedia

  • Wellstone — may refer to: *Paul Wellstone, former United States Senator from Minnesota * Wellstone is also a neologism for programmable matter …   Wikipedia

  • WELLSTONE, PAUL — (David; 1944–2002), U.S. senator. Wellstone was born in Washington, D.C., and raised in Arlington, Va.; his parents were Russian immigrants. He earned his degrees at the University of North Carolina (B.A. 1965, Ph.D. 1969) and taught political… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Wellstone, Paul David — ▪ 2003       American teacher and politician (b. July 21, 1944, Washington, D.C. d. Oct. 25, 2002, near Eveleth, Minn.), was a U.S. senator from Minnesota from 1991 to his death. Often referred to as the most liberal member of the Senate, he was… …   Universalium

  • Paul and Stephen Youll — Infobox Book | author = Daniel Keyes Moran name = Emerald Eyes genre = Science Fiction novel publisher = Bantam Dooks release date = 1987 media type = Print (Mass Market Paperback) isbn = 0553273477Stephen Youll (1965 ) is one of today s top SF… …   Wikipedia

  • Sheila Wellstone — Sheila Ison Wellstone (August 18, 1944ndash October 25, 2002) was an advocate for human rights, the environment, and peace. She was married to U.S. Senator from Minnesota Paul Wellstone.Wellstone focused much of her work on domestic violence,… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.