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Campaign 2002 -- Send In The Populists

Only a tone-deaf politician could fail to realize that there is much political hay to be made from the current bumper crop of corporate scandals. So, with control of the Senate at stake, candidates -- especially in tight races like Minnesota, Missouri and Texas -- are slipping into the mantle of the reformer and doing all they can to squeeze their way into the crowded populist tent.