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  Ben Nelson Tries to Repair Damage at Home
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Last EditedPenn Con  Jan 14, 2010 04:26pm
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News DateThursday, January 14, 2010 10:25:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionNebraska Sen. Ben Nelson and his wife were leaving dinner at a new pizza joint near their home in Omaha one night last week when a patron began complaining about Nelson’s decisive vote in favor of the Senate’s health care bill.

Other customers started booing. A woman yelled, “Get him the hell out of here!” And the Nelsons and their dining companions beat a hasty retreat.

“It was definitely a scene in there,” said Tom Lewis, a 41-year-old dentist and registered Republican who witnessed the incident. A second witness confirmed the incident to POLITICO.

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