Women make up more than half of the population, but only a small percentage of elected officials.
Smith will serve in Franken’s stead until a special election can be held in November 2018.
Franken’s replacement will serve less than a year, until a special election in November 2018. The winner of the special election will serve out the last two years of Franken’s term.
When you hear that everyone is reaping the rewards from the surging stock market — don’t believe it.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has set a special election date for two seats vacated by lawmakers who faced sexual harassment allegations.
An Army veteran said that Franken cupped her breast in December 2003, during a USO tour photo op.
Sen. Al Franken says he’ll cooperate fully with an Ethics Committee investigation, but what does that mean?
The IT company will provide the software, implementation services, conversion, and training for Minnesota’s driver’s license IT system.
On TV, and in written statements, Sen. Al Franken has repeatedly apologized after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment.
House and Senate Republicans in Washington have high hopes this Thanksgiving holiday.
A Minnesota woman says Sen. Franken grabbed her backside in 2010 while the two took a photo at the State Fair.
A growing number of women in politics are going public with stories of harassment — and it’s not just here in Minnesota.
As sexual harassment allegations continue to mount at the State Capitol, Gov. Mark Dayton spoke out for the first time on camera since stories surfaced last week.
DFL Representative Laurie Halverson says she’s been harassed “many times” at the State Capitol, by lawmakers from both parties.
An exhaustive study of Trump’s early days in office found media coverage was more negative than the presidents who preceded him.
Minnesota’s Republican Senate leader says he is preparing to lay off staffers and close down the Senate if a budget impasse with the Democratic governor goes much longer.
The Sunday mass shooting in a small town in Texas is one of hundreds of mass shootings in the United States this year.
The president’s agenda has suffered a number of setback since he took office, even though Republicans control Congress and the White House.
The United States Senate opened hearings Tuesday on Facebook, Twitter and Google to figure out how to handle subversive and violent online content posted by foreign countries.
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton denounced Monday the Republican tax plan in Washington, saying it could cost thousands of dollars for nearly a million Minnesota taxpayers.
President Trump had signaled he would allow all of the documents to be released unless U.S. intelligence agencies give him a reason not to.
Despite a lack of details on the coming tax bill, the White House is promising a $4,000 raise for the average family.
In this digital age where computers, smartphones and even baby monitors are vulnerable to hacking, cyber security experts are speaking out in Minneapolis.
The last batch of classified government documents related to the John F. Kennedy assassination are set to be released Thursday.
Top Minnesota lawmakers are asking Congress to repeal a controversial new law they say is actually making the opioid problem worse.