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Al Franken

January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Iowans, and one Missourian, during an Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He spoke for about half an hour and answered questions for the same amount of time. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm
January 15, 2018
Floral invitation card.
Our View: Does mayor have loftier aspirations?
January 15, 2018 - 2:35pm
January 6, 2018
Former Miss America Gretchen Carlson attends the TIME 100 Gala on April 25, 2017, at Frederick P Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City. (Robin Platzer/Twin Images/Sipa USA/TNS)
National view: Miss Americas join fight against 'boys will be boys'
January 6, 2018 - 2:45pm
January 5, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn.
Analysis: Peterson, Heitkamp vote often against party, Hoeven closer to party line
January 5, 2018 - 8:50pm
Reader's View: Dems are patsies in railroading of Franken
January 5, 2018 - 5:35pm
January 3, 2018
Reader's View: Forgive Franken, bless America again
January 3, 2018 - 5:22pm
Vice President Mike Pence reenacts the oath of office he earlier Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, gave to Tina Smith. Holding the family Bible is her husband, Archie, and their sons and wives are with them. Right of Pence is U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar, with former Vice President Walter Mondale next to her. Smith's father, Harlan Flint, is on the left. U.S. Senate photo
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Then-U.S. Sen. Al Franken listens to a question from Minnesota Farrmers Union President Doug Peterson Aug. 21, 2014, at the Minnesota State Fair. He resigned from the Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
File photo of Michele Bachmann greeting the crowd after winning the Iowa Straw Poll, in Ames, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2011. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Michele Bachmann tells televangelist she might run for Al Franken's Senate seat
January 2, 2018 - 2:04pm
January 1, 2018
Joe Heller
Our View: Appreciate those who gave, now are gone
January 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
December 30, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota talks about health care on Jan. 11, 2013. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 28, 2017
Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken speaks to supporters at the Machine Shop Event space in Minneapolis on Thursday, Dec. 28. The Democrat scheduled the event to say "thank you" and tell Minnesotans that his voice won't be quieted despite his resignation amidst sexual abuse allegations. His last day in office will be Jan. 2. He will be replaced by Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith. (Pioneer Press / John Autey)
Franken bids farewell to supporters
December 28, 2017 - 9:22pm
In this file photo, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., met with stakeholders in Detroit Lakes, Minn., Thursday, Aug. 22 to discuss ways to increase investments in workforce development to help employers find enough trained workers to fill open high-skills, high-demand jobs. File photo / Forum News Service
Franken plans event for supporters as poll suggests voters want him to stay
December 28, 2017 - 9:51am
December 25, 2017
Reader's View: Franken, his hugs are needed
December 25, 2017 - 4:09pm
Reader's View: Schultz missteps with true-or-not comment
December 25, 2017 - 4:07pm