updated Mon. February 6, 2023
March 27, 2018
In the Senate, 21 of the 50 Democratic members -- including the late Ted Kennedy, Robert C. Byrd and Paul Wellstone -- refused to be slaves to the ephemeral popular mood and, by bravely following the dictates of their consciences, would ultimately earn the gratitude of both their countrymen and history.
Las Cruces Sun-News
March 27, 2018
... she managed the campaign of Ted Mondale — son of former Vice President Walter Mondale — for governor of Minnesota. In 2002, after U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone died in a plane crash while campaigning for re-election, Flint managed Walter Mondale's last-minute and ultimately unsuccessful Senate bid.
March 26, 2018
Paul Wellstone. He attributed Trump's strong showing in 2016 to a lack of enthusiasm for Hillary Clinton, “not necessarily a sign of any kind of Trump surge.” But Norm Coleman, the former Minnesota senator and co-founder of American Action Network, a deep-pocketed nonprofit with ties to House SpeakerÃâÃÂ ...
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
March 25, 2018
Norris described himself as an “old-fashioned Democrat” who marched with Cesar Chavez for farmworker rights, with the late Sen. Paul Wellstone against the World Trade Organization, who helped organize the Rainbow Coalition, who directed the Iowa Farm Unity Coalition. “We win as Democrats, we beatÃâÃÂ ...
March 24, 2018
Paul Wellstone, the late U.S. senator from Minnesota liked to say that politics doesn't have to do with left, right or center. It has to do with trying to do right by people. “Politics is not just about power and money games, politics can be about the improvement of people's lives, about lessening human suffering inÃâÃÂ ...
March 8, 2018
Paul Wellstone, his sons David and Mark Wellstone this week asked the organization's top donors to press it to remove their family name and answer financial questions. … The siblings' letter noted 'swirling dark clouds of controversy, unanswered questions, and doubts about the very survival of theÃâÃÂ ...
March 7, 2018
Paul Wellstone was met with a clip of Family Guy characters projectile vomiting. After a story about Minnesota DFL House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman calling out a “white male” card game in the House chamber, the user added Hortman's Twitter handle to make sure she saw his reply: “somebody getÃâÃÂ ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
March 7, 2018
Paul Wellstone, his sons David and Mark Wellstone this week asked the organization's top donors to press it to remove their family name and answer financial questions. “We plead with you, as a core funder of Wellstone, to help us make that happen, by using your own influence … in any and every wayÃâÃÂ ...
February 26, 2018
As hard as it is not to be there in the Senate right now, I still believe, as Paul Wellstone did, that the future belongs to those who are passionate and work hard. I'm still as passionate as ever about the values we share. I look forward to continuing the hard work we've done together to move our countryÃâÃÂ ...
Minnesota Public Radio News
October 24, 2017
Sen. Paul Wellstone, D-Minn., makes a point as he talks with reporters in Minneapolis in June 2002. Ann Heisenfelt | AP 2002. Listen From the archive: Wellstone and Carlson debate in race for State Auditor. Aug 25, 1982. 59min 57sec. This debate originally aired in August 1982. MPR marks 50 years