Description: According to an article by Richard Corliss published in Time magazine, "In a way, Franken has been running for office since the late '70s." Corliss also hinted at Franken's "possibly ironic role as a relentless self-promoter" in proclaiming the 1980s "The Al Franken Decade" and saying, "Vote for me, Al Franken.
Description: Incumbent Sen. Tina Smith (D) will face state Sen. Karin Housley (R) and three others in the special election for Minnesota's Class 2 Senate seat on November 6, 2018. The winner of the special election will serve out the rest of Al Franken's (D) term, ending in January 2021.. The race is one of many that may affect partisan control of the U.S. …
Description: Dec 13, 2017 · ST. PAUL — The campaign started immediately. Five minutes after being named as Al Franken’s temporary replacement in the United States Senate, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith of Minnesota said Wednesday ...
Description: Political operatives in Minnesota and Washington were drawing up lists of candidates to run for Sen. Al Franken’s Senate seat even before his …
Description: Al Franken, Giant of the Senate [Al Franken] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. #1 New York Times Bestseller Flips the classic born-in-a-shack rise to political office tale on its head. I skipped meals to read this book - also unusual - because every page was funny.
Description: Former U.S. representative Michele Bachmann recently announced on a televangelist’s show that she is mulling a run for Al Franken’s U.S. Senate seat.
Description: Franken’s sudden fall came, as they so often do, when he seemed to be at his political peak. After winning reelection easily in 2014, he …
Description: Sen. Al Franken resigned on Thursday. There will be a special election in November 2018 to officially elect a replacement for the remainder of Franken's term.
Description: The 2014 United States Senate election in Minnesota was held on November 4, 2014, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the State of Minnesota, concurrently with the election of the Governor of Minnesota, as well as other elections to the United States Senate in other states and elections to the United States House of …
Description: Class 2: Democratic: Senator Tina Flint Smith • Appointed: 13 December 2017 by Governor Mark Dayton (Democratic) re: resignation of Senator Al Franken's (Democratic). • Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020 Senator Al Franken (Democratic) who was first elected in 2008 announced his resignation on 20 …
Description: Sen. Al Franken, facing accusations of sexual harassment, said last week that he would resign "in the coming weeks." Smith would be up for election next November.
Description: Bob Packwood was a socially progressive Republican who advocated for women’s equality. He championed issues such as abortion rights and family leave.
Description: Al Franken and Tom Davis (1952-2012) went to the same private high school in Minneapolis, and later worked in Brave New Workshop, a satirical theater group. Franken graduated from Harvard with a degree …
Description: Dec 06, 2017 · Sen. Al Franken's political career is in peril after dozens of his Democratic Senate colleagues and the chamber's leadership called on him to resign his seat amid a slew of accusations of sexual ...
Description: Dec 07, 2017 · Mr. Franken’s announcement on Thursday was a jarring end to an improbable political career in which the senator, a founding writer and performer on “Saturday Night Live,” narrowly won a seat ...
Description: “Al Franken, Giant of the Senate” by Al Franken is 405 pages in length and sold on Kindle for $14.99 This book is an anecdotal, autobiography by democratic Senator Al Franken from Minnesota.
Description: Al Franken's widely expected resignation as Senator of Minnesota comes a day after at least 35 Democratic senators publicly called on him to resign.
Description: The FBI is still determining whether to approve a draft of Andrew McCabe's book.
Description: Dec 10, 2017 · Sen. Al Franken's heartfelt announcement that he will be resigning his office in response to charges of sexual misconduct demonstrates a stark contrast between the Republicans and Democrats.
Description: Former Minnesota Senator Al Franken is poised to make his first public appearance since resigning his post in January at a cybersecurity forum next month. According to CNN, Franken will deliver ...
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