GOP'er Karin Housley Announces Run For SenateHousley is running for the seat that was just filled by former Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith.
Major Backer Of Women Dems Rethinking Support After Franken ResignationA major longtime donor to Democratic women is reportedly questioning her support of female lawmakers on Capitol Hill in light of how quickly many moved to oust Al Franken from his U.S. Senate seat.
Karin Housley Says She's Raised More Than $150K For Senate RaceRepublican Karin Housley says she's raised more than $150,000 in just a couple of weeks since announcing her run for the U.S. Senate.
Comedian Bill Maher Posts Tweet Mocking Franken PhotoComedian Bill Maher posted a tweet Thursday seemingly mocking the now infamous picture of former Sen. Al Franken with his hands over a Los Angeles radio host's breasts.
Tina Smith, Doug Jones Sworn In To US Senate; GOP Majority ShrinksMinnesota has a new United States Senator, less than seven weeks after Sen. Al Franken was first accused of sexual misconduct.
After Franken's Resignation, Tina Smith To Join SenateAl Franken's replacement in the U.S. Senate is ready to take office.
Franken To Officially Step Down From The U.S. SenateThe embattled politician is slated to resign Tuesday. His appointed replacement, former Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, will be sworn in Wednesday.
Michele Bachmann Weighing Run For Al Franken’s Senate SeatFormer Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she is weighing whether or not to run for Al Franken’s Senate seat.
Millenial Mayors & Senate Shake-Up: Big Year Expected In Minnesota PoliticsLieutenant Governor Tina Smith will take the Senate oath on Wednesday. This new year means two millennial mayors will be running the state's Twin Cities.
Franken Vows To Keep Fighting For MinnesotansOutgoing U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he may be leaving office, but he's not giving up his voice.
Minn. GOP Leaders To Dayton: Call Special Session For Lt. Gov. SuccessionRepublican leaders of the Minnesota Legislature are proposing a brief special session to avert a legal fight over the next lieutenant governor.
Solicitor General: Fischbach Can't Be Both State Senator, Lt. Gov.The appointment of Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to fill United States Senator Al Franken's vacated seat is creating political upheaval at the State Capitol.
Minnesota AG: Republican Senate Leader Can't Hold 2 JobsRepublican state Senate President Michelle Fischbach cannot legally keep her Senate seat when she becomes lieutenant governor.
FULL TEXT: Read Sen. Al Franken's Final Senate Floor SpeechMinnesota Sen. Al Franken gave his final speech on the floor of the United States Senate Thursday morning.
Date Set For Sen. Al Franken's ResignationSen. Al Franken’s office said Wednesday that he plans to resign on Jan. 2, 2018.