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December 30, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken gets a hug from fellow Sen. Amy Klobachar after speaking to supporters at the Machine Shop Event space in Minneapolis on Thursday, Dec. 28. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Franken's tenure in Senate nears its end: He’s likely Minnesota’s biggest political celebrity, but legislative legacy is less clear
December 30, 2017 - 10:00pm
December 9, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken's announced resignation has made Minnesota the focus of the national political-industrial complex in advance of the November 2018 elections. (Forum News Service file photo)
With Franken out, Minnesota politics just became the focus of the nation
December 9, 2017 - 4:43pm
November 26, 2017
Sen. Al Franken. (Forum News Service file photo)
Franken says he doesn't remember photos, plans return to Senate
November 26, 2017 - 6:25pm
April 16, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., questions Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington March 21, 2017. (Joshua Roberts Reuters)
Franken's rising national profile is no joke
April 16, 2017 - 10:30pm
July 27, 2013
Few GOP challengers emerge as Franken eyes re-election
July 27, 2013 - 10:33pm
March 6, 2009
Senate election trial: Date miscues raise ballot questions
March 6, 2009 - 1:10am
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