Russ Feingold Projected Winner In WI Senate Race

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Based on statistical analysis of exit polling incumbent Democratic Senator Russ Feingold has won re-election, defeating Republican challenger Tim Michels.

Republicans had portrayed Feingold as too liberal for Wisconsin.

Michels had argued his 12 years in the military and his business experience qualified as the better candidate.

Feingold was first elected in 1992.