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July 19, 2017
Bemidji airport lands $800,000 in federal funding
July 19, 2017 - 8:15pm
July 10, 2017
Sen. Al Franken speaks with Peggy Kennedy, president of M State, about a program to fund partnerships between schools like M State and businesses Tuesday, March 22, 2016, in Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Minn. Sen. Al Franken, David Letterman to collaborate on climate change video series
July 10, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 7, 2017
Don Davis of Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
July 5, 2017
Franken attends a Senate committee hearing. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
How Al Franken learned to stop being funny and love the Senate
July 5, 2017 - 2:34pm
June 14, 2017
U.S. Capitol Police keep watch on Capitol Hill following a shooting in nearby Alexandria, in Washington, U.S., June 14. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
N.D., Minn. leaders respond to ballpark shooting wounding GOP leader
June 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
June 5, 2017
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Al Franken cancels Bill Maher appearance, calling n-word joke 'inappropriate and offensive'
June 5, 2017 - 4:19pm
June 2, 2017
In this file photo, North Dakota Representative Kevin Cramer speaks Sunday, April 3, 2016, at the ND GOP Convention at Scheels Arena in Fargo of his choice to endorse Donald Trump for president. Rick Abbott / Forum News Service
Rep. Cramer accused of 'flip-flopping' on Paris climate change accord
June 2, 2017 - 5:18pm
June 1, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, a Democrat from Minnesota, at a news conference following a Senate Democratic luncheon in Washington on May 16, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson.
Al Franken has a bone to pick with Ted Cruz, 'the guy who microwaves fish' in the office
June 1, 2017 - 7:10am
May 25, 2017
President Donald Trump acknowledges House Speaker Paul Ryan (3rdL) as he gathers with Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
How MN, ND members of Congress reacted to forecast on health care bill
May 25, 2017 - 7:56pm
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
May 25, 2017 - 8:02am
May 24, 2017
Al Franken is back to joke writing with this sick burn on Ted Cruz
May 24, 2017 - 1:37pm
May 21, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 19, 2017
Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit Lakes native, is running for Minnesota governor is 2018. Submitted photo
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 5, 2017
Lobbyists and others are silhouetted Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Minnesota Senate Building. Many people were hanging around hallways as much of the activity was occuring in private meetings after most conference committees wrapped up. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Local government pay more for lobbyists
May 5, 2017 - 12:20pm
April 28, 2017
President Donald Trump looks up while talking to astronauts on the International Space Station on Monday, April 24, 2017.  Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Minnesotans mixed on Trump's first 100 days
April 28, 2017 - 7:00pm