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  • Questions Remain After Wellstone's Accident Report [Killed by CIA Gamma Ray]

    12/31/2003 7:01:01 AM PST · by 11th Earl of Mar · 185 replies · 3,421+ views
    Liberal Slant ^ | 12/31/03 | Jackson Thereau
    By: Jackson Thoreau - 12/30/03 Shortly before he died in a mysterious airplane crash 11 days prior to the 2002 elections, Minnesota Sen. Paul Wellstone met with Vice President Dick Cheney, probably the Bush administration's most evil public face. Cheney was rounding up Senate support for the October 2002 vote on giving the administration carte blanche to invade Iraq, with or without blessing from the United Nations. Cheney strong-armed opposing politicians like the most vindictive of mafioso leaders, and opponents usually gave in. But not Wellstone. Whatever you thought of his progressive brand of politics, he wasn't a wimp. And...