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Feingold calls for constitutional amendment requiring special elections

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U.S Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., says he'll introduce a constitutional amendment this week to require special elections to fill vacant Senate seats.

The Wisconsin Democrat said the naming of Barack Obama's replacement from Illinois was too much of a spectacle and it was nothing like democracy.

Gov. Rod Blagojevich was indicted for trying to sell the Senate seat after Obama was elected president.

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