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BREAKING: DEMOCRATIC SENATOR PAUL WELLSTONE KILLED IN PLANE
VOTED "NO" ON CONGRESSIONAL MEASURE AUTHORIZING IRAQ MILITARY ACTION. FAVORED INDEPENDENT 9-11 INVESTIGATION. WEATHER CHANNEL REPORTS GOOD WEATHER IN CRASH AREA. NO STORMS, SLIGHT HAZE.
And notice that the same mainstream media that has waved
terrorism at us non-stop for the last year, hurling accusations in all
directions without proof, is strangely unable to examine the possibility of foul
play in the Wellstone crash!
10/23/02 Mysterious group spends $1 million on anti-Wellstone campaign "Blodgett said his biggest concern is that no one knows who funds the mysterious group, which has found a legal loophole that apparently allows it to keep its donors secret."
10/25/02 Freezing drizzle and light snow had been falling but officials don't think that contributed to the crash. Sen. Wellstone was running for re-election in a race against former St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman. The race was watched across the nation as one of the contests that could determine the majority party in the Senate. This is the second election in a row where a Senate candidate has died in a plane crash.
10/25/02 PRIOR ASSASSINATION PLOT AGAINST WELLSTONE? Local police had discovered land mines near the airport in the town of Barrancabermeja where Sen. Paul Wellstone, D-Minn., and U.S. Ambassador to Colombia Anne Patterson were scheduled to visit
family members killed in Minnesota plane crash Key democrat's
death can shift the balance of power in the senate.
weather for crash site
Wellstone, Fighter Getting rid of Wellstone is a passion for
Rove, Dick Cheney, George W. Bush and the special-interest lobbies
that fund the most sophisticated political operation ever assembled
by a presidential administration.
Ted Kennedy reported to have been scheduled to take flight
with Wellstone. Congress is Democratically controlled by just
play suspected in Wellstone death
(Portland indymedia feature) "Sen. Wellstone's plane crashes, and there is absolutely no speculation that this is a terrorist attack. Somehow the media immediately knows that this plane crash was caused by bad weather, and this is in no way a terrorist attack."
10/26/02 Pro-privacy senator dies in crash Sen. Paul Wellstone fought to bolster Americans' privacy rights and limit government surveillance of the Internet
reports Wellstone plane suddenly "veered" off approach
to runway. Not unlike the John F. Kennedy Jr and Ron Brown
crashes, both of which involved planes already descending towards
landing that suddenly wandered off the approach path and crashed.
In all three cases, radio contact appears to have been cut off
while the planes were still in the air, indicating total electrical
failures on board coincident with the event that drove them off
10/26/02 Republicans were conceding privately that he (Wellstone) was going to win and he was going to win as an authentic candidate, someone who didn't trim his sails. And that in itself is a legacy that politics so desperately needs.
10/26/02 WELLSTONE'S PLANE WAS SUPPOSED TO BE EQUIPPED WITH
COCKPIT VOICE RECORDER, ACCORDING TO FAA. "According to Paul Takemoto, FAA spokesman, the plane was supposed to be equipped with a flight data recorder and a cockpit voice recorder."
"I would like to express my deep condolences for the loss of the Senate" -- President Bush
10/26/02 Crash Of Wellstone's Plane Probed Translation: Crash Of Wellstone's Plane Covered-up.
10/26/02 Bush Fears Tenacious, Popular Wellstone Not any more.
10/26/02 It's Jew vs. Jew in Minnesota, in close race for U.S. Senate seat Read fast, these stories get yanked as soon as they show up here!
10/26/02 WELLSTONE SUPPORTED PALESTINIAN STATE! "According to Bill Whalen of Insight Magazine, however, Wellstone has refused to back down from his view that "eventually there will be land for peace, and the Palestinian people will have some sort of homeland."
10/26/02 Israel supporters wanted Wellstone out! "Leaders of the RJC have helped raise more than a quarter million dollars for Norm Coleman, the Republican challenger to Sen. Paul Wellstone (D-Minn.). While both candidates are Jewish, Coleman's pro-Israel stance has gratified Jewish leaders, who are troubled by the Arab-American community's support of Wellstone."
10/27/02 Wellstone's Plane Gave No Indication Of Trouble Whatever happened, happened in the blink of an eye.
10/27/02 WITNESS TO WELLSTONE CRASH REPORTS PLANE HAD CONTROL PROBLEMS IN LAST MOMENTS. Last radio message reported no problems, then moments later the plane is "crabbing" and unstable. Control cables cut??
10/27/02 Intense fire after Wellstone crash Remember what I said about thermite?
10/27/02 Last radio communication from Wellstone plane to ground did not indicate any trouble. "There was nothing unusual about their request; no note of alarm in their voices, he said. "
10/27/02 Wellstone's death a blessing Read before you yell at me.
10/27/02 BREAKING NEWS. THE CREWS ON THE GROUND FOUND TWO LARGE SECTIONS OF WELLSTONE PLANE. THE TAIL SECTION WAS INTACT. THE WEATHER DID NOT HAVE ANYTHING TO DO WITH THE CRASH, SAID THE ON THE SCENE REPORTER.
Like, maybe forever.
10/27/02 ARCHIVE, 1996: No longer the challenger, Wellstone returns to resurrect his Populist pitch This has his blocking the drilling for oil at ANWAR in 1991, this is also the year he forced a vote on the minimum wage and his denouncing the Gulf War is in here
10/28/02 Was Paul Wellstone Murdered? .Remember that Bush, in justifying an attack on Saddam, has taken the position that suspicion alone, without need of proof, is adequate to take action. Well, Bush will have to live by those words. Wellstone's death was too convenient for Bush's political party. That is, under the rules Bush himself follows, enough to justify action by the people.
10/28/02 It could take long time to determine cause of (Wellstone) crash "But we knew immediately that it could not possibly be any form of foul play or anything like that, just like we knew instantly that Osama bin Laden was behind 9-11 and those arrested Israeli spies who were cheering as the World Trade Towers fell down were totally innocent. "
crash-site work nears end, but data analysis still ahead Yet
the media knew
immediately there was no foul play!
10/30/02 Ventura Threatens To Replace Wellstone With Independent I believe I commented on this very possibility at the time of the crash.
10/30/02 20,000 attend Wellstone memorial
10/31/02 Was Paul Wellstone Murdered?
make the journey to D.C. protest Many of the several hundred
Minnesotans who traveled to Washington to oppose a war in Iraq
held up Wellstone campaign signs and pinned Wellstone buttons
to their jackets. The Democratic senator died Oct. 25 in a plane
crash during his reelection campaign.
11/1/02 Minnesota Court: New Ballots Must Be Sent Out Poll suggests Mondale has a slight lead over Coleman
Death of a Senator The FBI team investigating the
Wellstone crash is the same one caught looting the World Trade Towers ruins
11/2/02 Wellstone Witness Sees Flash Of Light Near Tail Of Plane "There was at least one witness, a blond haired man who said he saw a flash of light at the rear of the plane. This was on CNN. Saw him once and that was it."
11/3/02 Bush Jumps Into Race After Wellstone's Death Naw, they didn't want Wellstone's seat, did they?
11/3/02 Summary of today's protest events in Minnesota The ones the mainstream media does NOT want you to know about.
11/6/02 SENATOR PAUL WELLSTONE ASSASSINATED BY COVERT US TERROR GROUP LINKED TO BUSH The eerie resemblance to an identical Senator assassination two years ago goes completely unmentioned in the media
Minnesota' Election results may be invalid.
Wellstone absentee ballots not counted; those for Coleman are counted http://pub103.ezboard.com/fsoldiervoicefrm29.showMessage?topicID=4.topic
People still in line at 8:00 PM weren't allowed to vote, contrary to state law. Undoubtedly the lines were longest in the metro (Democratic) areas http://www.upi.com/view.cfm?StoryID=20021105-094848-6048r
Minnesota's 100,000 absentee voters were required to hand-carry new post-Wellstone ballots to their precinct, if they even received them in time by mail. How many do you think actually did this? Absentee is absentee, after all. http://www.dailynorthwestern.com/vnews/display.v/ART/2002/11/05/3dc7ce5d3893e
Voters went to wrong precincts because of redistricting; many voters used faulty, uncountable ballots which were then hand-transcribed by election judges; some ballotscontained both Wellsstone and Mondale
Despite press reports, Minnesota will still be counting ballots for days
11/6/02 Mondale Fraud, Vote Scam (the book), VNS crash How did Mondale go from what was widely reported as an 8 point lead (margin of error being something less than 5%) to losing?
11/9/02 Wellstone's Ghost How Minnesota voters got snowed
11/10/02 NTSB Chairperson is a CIA spook! Given the cover-ups of TWA 800, JFK Jr. and now Wellstone, the NTSB is totally and permanently compromised.
12/3/02 Small plane erupts in fireball after hitting elk on runway Joint US/Israel investigation links elk to Al Qaeda and Iraq! (ED. NOTE: POSTED FOR FUN - MAN I LOVE THIS GUYS HUMOR ! )
12/4/02 COLOMBIAN REPORTER TELLS ALL - TO U.S. PRESS I have been telling you for years now that the US is PROTECTING the Columbian drug lords against the Columbian people who want the drug lords out of their government. (ED. NOTE: WELLSTONE VISITED HERE, MAY HAVE BEEN TARGET FOR AN ASSINATION - SEE ABOVE)
12/4/02 Congress Rewards Corporate Tax Evaders With Our Money A provision Paul Wellstone was fighting when his plane crashed
12/12/02 Navigation beacon studied in Wellstone crash Working as hard as possible to look the wrong way. It should be remembered that the NTSB was caught red-handed in court faking lab tests and lying about the results in the TWA 800 "investigation".
12/21/02 Spiritual ceremony marks closing of Wellstone's Senate office Making sure his ghost doesn't come back for revenge?
12/23/02 FROM KENNEDY TO WELLSTONE ASSASSINATION RESEARCHER RAISES THE SUSPICION THAT DARES NOT SPEAK ITS NAME!
12/29/02 Pilots say stall may have brought down Wellstone's plane Wellstone plane was flying way too slow. But the suggestion that both pilots were too busy to keep watch on the air speed indicator doesn't wash since the aircraft in question has a stall warning system.