Sen. Franken: Close Guantanamo Through CongressSen. Al Franken says Guantanamo Bay should be closed, but the president shouldn't bypass Congress to do it. The Wall Street Journal recently reported President Barack Obama was considering an executive order to transfer terrorism suspects out of Guantanamo Bay.
Franken To Host Warren For Campaign Events Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is coming to Minnesota to campaign for fellow Democrat Sen. Al Franken. Warren and Franken plan a Saturday morning campaign event at Carleton College in Northfield. Warren will also help Franken rally campaign volunteers in St. Paul Saturday afternoon.
Mike McFadden Pays To Rebroadcast Senate DebateRepublican Senate challenger Mike McFadden is turning a Minnesota Senate debate against Democratic incumbent Al Franken into an infomercial. McFadden's campaign announced Friday it would pay to re-air their only one-on-one debate so far.
Reality Check: New Franken Ad On McFadden Is Misleading A new TV ad by Democratic Sen. Al Franken claims his Republican opponent Mike McFadden searches the world for places to avoid paying taxes.
McFadden Releases Plan For Legislative Action Republican Senate candidate Mike McFadden is making several promises for legislative action if he defeats Sen. Al Franken. McFadden vows to help write a balanced budget amendment — and a bill that would halt lawmaker pay if Congress doesn't pass a budget — within his first 100 days in office.
Franken More Flush Than McFadden For Final Month With less than a month before Election Day, Republican Senate candidate Mike McFadden has less than $1 million banked to oust Sen. Al Franken. McFadden's campaign says he raised more than $2 million in the three-month period ending in September. The total announced Tuesday is his largest during a fundraising quarter.
McFadden: Passport Plan Key To Terrorism FightRepublican Senate candidate Mike McFadden is pressing a proposal to strip passports from American recruits to the Islamic State group, but says that won't mean those people lose their U.S. citizenship altogether. McFadden gave additional details Monday about his anti-terror approach. He also says job-training programs and grants to law enforcement could help would-be recruits from heading abroad in the first place. He's not saying how much more the government should spend on those things.
McFadden And Franken Clash On Mining, Health Care Democratic Sen. Al Franken and his Republican challenger Mike McFadden spent their first debate clashing over how to address problems in President Barack Obama's health care law and mining on Minnesota's Iron Range.
Time For Close-Ups: Senate, Governor Rivals Debate A debate doubleheader is on tap in Minnesota. Rivals for the state's U.S. Senate seat and governor's mansion are finally in the same rooms Wednesday for debates in their respective races.
McFadden's '97 Percent' Attack On Franken Republican Mike McFadden and his party have seized on a big number in their efforts to boot Sen. Al Franken from office: 97 percent.
Submit Your Questions For WCCO's Franken-McFadden DebateWCCO is hosting a debate between U.S. Senate candidates Mike McFadden and the incumbent Sen. Al Franken on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. We're looking for your questions!
McFadden Lays Out Plan To Scrap Health Care Law Republican Senate candidate Mike McFadden said Friday he wants to repeal and replace the new federal healthcare law known as Obamacare. McFadden outlined his plan Friday at a State Capitol press conference. But McFadden's Democratic opponent Al Franken says it would make healthcare worse.
Franken, McFadden Settle On 3 Debates Sen. Al Franken and Republican challenger Mike McFadden will debate three times before the November election.
Absentee Voting Starts This Week For MidtermsMinnesotans can head to the polls as early as this week for the upcoming election.
McFadden Backs Air Strikes Against Islamic StateRepublican Senate candidate Mike McFadden says he would vote to give President Barack Obama authorization for expanded air strikes against Islamic State group militants.