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October 28, 2008 7:39 AM

GOP Senate campaign may feel fallout of Stevens verdict

A defiant Sen. Ted Stevens is returning to Alaska on Wednesday to resume his re-election campaign, despite being convicted of felonies that carry the potential of years in prison. If he's re-elected, he'd be the first convicted person ever elected to the Senate. Pollsters aren't counting him out, however; his approval ratings surged after he was indicted.

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