Description: Early life and education. Franken was born on May 21, 1951, in New York City, to Joseph Franken, a printing salesman, and Phoebe Franken (born Kunst), a real estate agent.
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 …
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. Senate in the 116th Congress.
Description: MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The sudden downfall of Sen. Al Franken amid the rise of the #MeToo movement set the course for a two-woman race to finish his term, part of an unusual primary Tuesday featuring both of Minnesota's Senate seats on the same ballot. Franken's successor, Democratic Sen. Tina Smith ...
Description: Lies: And the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right [Al Franken] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The #1 New York Times bestseller by Senator Al Franken, author of Giant of the Senate Al Franken
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 resignation speech last week, searching for ...
Description: Now that Sen. Al Franken has announced he will resign in the coming weeks, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is facing a high-pressure decision over appointing a replacement.
Description: Meg of Skokie, IL asks: Al, how appropriate or inappropriate is the tour material in terms of a 10-yr-old? It’s now made the top of the birthday list, and as a parent, while I’d love to …
Description: As a feminist and the author of a book on rape culture, I could reasonably be expected to lead the calls for Al Franken to step down, following allegations that he forced his tongue down a woman ...
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: The Code Name trope as used in popular culture. In order to protect one's identity, or discuss a 'Top Secret' mission over a static-y radio, a Superhero, …
Description: At the time, Franken told ThinkProgress he believed there was a “hypocrisy” in the way Republicans had called on Weiner to resign following his sexting scandal while seemingly ignoring then-Republican Sen. David Vitter’s alleged involvement in a 2007 prostitution scandal. “He (Vitter) was reelected by the people of Louisiana so I think he should still be in the Senate,” Franken said.
Description: As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria. Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from Unzensuriert.at:
Description: Did Hillary Clinton have her name on only three laws in eight years as Jeb Bush says? By Amy Sherman on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
Description: An archive for the Fallacy Files Weblog for January, 2009, it describes and gives examples of logical fallacies from the media and everyday life, applying logic to controversial issues in order to improve critical thinking skills.
Description: Circuit Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett is a potential nominee to fill the vacancy that is going to be left by outgoing Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Description: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt talks with James Hohmann (L) in his office on Wednesday. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post)
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Description: So it’s done. At 5am Eastern Time today, after a repeat of Byline with Brian Lilley and a promo ad featuring Pat Bolland, Sun News Network cut to black, eventually being replaced with notices from distributors that the channel has ceased operations.
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