Sen. Al Franken
It’s been 60 long years but finally, a Princeton, Minn. veteran is getting the Prisoner of War service medal he earned decades ago.
Rep. John Kline says he’s not interested in running for the U.S. Senate or governor next year. Kline said Friday he wants to take his name off the table now so it will help others who might run against Democratic Sen. Al Franken or Gov. Mark Dayton.
Take a glance at the MIAC women’s tennis standings and there’s an unfamiliar name atop it. St. Kate’s? A team that has never won the league title? … How? Senior captain and No. 2 singles […]
Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken is spreading the news about his re-election fundraising with a video that ends with word he has $2 million banked.
It was hard to top the Hermann the German Hotdish on Wednesday, as Rep. Tim Walz’s delectable dish took first place in the third-annual Minnesota Congressional Delegation Hotdish Competition.
Recipe from Al. Franken’s website This is a hearty meal, just the right dish to serve with salad, beer, bread, and a Vikings game. 5 or 7 quart dutch oven 2 lbs Cannelini beans, soaked […]
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken anticipates the federal immigration overhaul will contain the so-called DREAM Act that’s geared toward speeding citizenship for young illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children.
Sen. Al Franken has hired a campaign manager as he prepares for his 2014 reelection bid.
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken says he’s confident House lawmakers and President Obama will support repealing the medical device tax, a provision of the Senate budget passed last week.
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords gave a brief, but emotional, testimony before a Senate panel looking into gun violence Wednesday.
Sen. Al Franken is unveiling a bill to increase funding for mental health problems in prisons and jails.
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken is meeting with education officials at an Eagan middle school to discuss ways to ensure school safety in Minnesota.
Monday is campaign money day for Minnesota lawmakers. It’s the final chance to raise money from lobbyists, associations and other big donors before the Legislature opens its 2013 session on Tuesday.
Although the majority of the Minnesota delegation in the U.S. House and both Senators voted for the measure avoiding the cliff, it was a mixed bag and not necessarily along partisan lines.
Sen. Al Franken is glad a compromise was reached to avoid the so-called Fiscal Cliff.