Ventura appoints Barkley to Senate

Nov. 4, 2002 at 12:19 PM

ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Gov. Jesse Ventura on Monday appointed independent Dean Barkley to fill out the remaining term of Sen. Paul Wellstone, D-Minn., who died in a plane crash Oct. 25. Barkley is the director of Minnesota Planning and a former third-party candidate.

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