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Franken attorney Kevin Hamilton shows documents during the U.S. Senate election trial Monday in an attempt to establish that human error and other problems are common at polling stations.

Millions spent in Senate recount

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ST. PAUL -- Al Franken and Norm Coleman are spending millions in the ongoing U.S. Senate fight.

The campaigns raised more than $3 million and burned through nearly as much in a late-2008 filing period that coincided with the statewide election recount. That came after the two campaigns spent about $40 million before the election.


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