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Coleman said bailout vote worth re-election risk

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Sen. Norm Coleman says his support of a $700 billion bailout of the financial industry could ruin his chances to be re-elected.

Coleman, who spoke Tuesday morning on WDAY's "Ben and Jim Show," says based on calls from constituents that it would have been easy to vote against the measure last week.

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Voting for the bailout was difficult because "when you avert a calamity, nobody sees it," Coleman said.

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