1. guy39

    Four senators urge Franken to reconsider resignation: report

    I had to come on here to lay out this story. Surprise surprise. There should be odds on rather or not Franken actually resigns. I wonder if the Democratic/Socialist party might start to regret weaponizing false sexual misconduct statements...
  2. G

    Does anyone really believe Franken

    will resign and leave the Senate??? He never admitted he did anything wrong and only said he would resign "in coming weeks". Wanna bet there wont be all those "women" Senators calling for him to do
  3. Clara007

    Al Franken to Resign

    It looks like Al Franken will step down, due to the allegations of sexual harassment. Every Democratic congresswoman has called on Franken to resign. They are joined by more than half of the Democrats in the Senate, including party leadership called for Franken to step down amid allegations...
  4. G

    Listened to Al Franken's mike

    appearance this morning. What I took away from it is that he apologizes again but seems to say he didn't know he did anything wrong. He has "learned" from all of this and wants to be an "advocate". Is it possible that a man of his age didn't know it was not acceptable to grab a woman by...
  5. justoneman

    Al Franken question

    Is Al Franken guilty of everything he has recently been accused of?
  6. skews13

    A Coordinated Hit Job Against Democrats Is Underway And Al Franken Won't Be The Last

    I’m writing this to put this out there on the record somewhere so maybe people here and on the left will take note and not fall for the same trap that happened last year in 2016. This isn’t about believing or not believing victims of sexual assault. This isn’t about if Al Franken should...
  7. Quigley

    Senator Al Franken Kissed and Groped Me Without My Consent, And There’s Nothing Funny

    On the day of the show Franken and I were alone backstage going over our lines one last time. He said to me, “We need to rehearse the kiss.” I laughed and ignored him. Then he said it again. I said something like, ‘Relax Al, this isn’t SNL…we don’t need to rehearse the kiss.’ He continued to...
  8. GhostRider

    Al Franken not afraid of right wing liars.

    Al Franken Let Loose On Nutjob Ted Cruz For Trying To Smear Him, You Will Love This [Video] - It was refreshing to watch Al Franken expose the liar Cruz with undeniable facts in hand. Conned servatives hate facts.
  9. LongWinded

    Elizabeth Warren, Al Franken Join Growing List Of Democrats Skipping Netanyahu Speech

    Elizabeth Warren, Al Franken Join Growing List Of Democrats Skipping Netanyahu Speech I hope they follow through. This is a slap in the President's face. We'll see who it loyal to the US and who isn't. Have a problem with the policies of the President? Take him to court or write a law...
  10. LongWinded

    Al Franken Explains Net Neutrality To Ted Cruz

    Al Franken Explains Net Neutrality To Ted Cruz Thank heaven Franken could dummy down low enough to break it down for Cruz. Let's hope he gets it. If not, it could be a HUGE embarrassment for Cruz.
  11. M

    Al Franken Suddenly Doesn't Like ObamaTax

    Talk about hypocrites.  They shove peas down our throats, but can't even take a bite themselves. <
  12. Ray Kaye

    Sen. Franken Torpedoes Anti-Gay Testimony In Doma Hearing

    July 20, 2011 12:53 pm ET by Brian Powell Senate Republicans invited Focus on the Family's Tom Minnery to testify against the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act. With his first question, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) immediately torpedoed any semblance of credibility Minnery's testimony may have...
  13. CNN

    Franken implores actvisits at Netroots convention to fight

    Using some of his trademark humor and dire predictions, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken implored thousands of his fellow progressive activists Saturday to redouble their efforts to prevent the Democrats from losing control of Congress. More...
  14. intangible child

    Franken shuts down Lieberman on Senate floor

    WASHINGTON — Democratic Sen. Al Franken took the unusual step Thursday of shutting down Sen. Joe Lieberman on the Senate floor. Lieberman, a Connecticut independent, currently is the target of liberal wrath over his opposition to a government-run insurance plan in the health care bill...
  15. CNN

    Al Franken: From SNL to satirist to senator

    Ten years ago, Al Franken wrote a satirical book detailing his fictitious race for the White House. In "'Why Not Me?" Franken trounces former House Speaker Newt Gingrich to win the election, but after countless scandals, a mental breakdown and a cloning incident, President Franken is forced to...
  16. CNN

    Court declares Franken winner in Minnesota

    Minnesota's Supreme Court has dismissed former Sen. Norm Coleman's challenge to the state's November election results and declared Democratic challenger Al Franken the winner. More...
  17. CNN

    Panel to declare Franken winner of Senate race

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  18. CNN

    Franken leads in recount, but fighting lingers

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  19. Katczinsky

    Al Franken competitive!

    Almost comedic in-itself due to its unlikeliness when the campaign was first announced. Liberal comedian Al Franken, if you're not up to speed, is running for a Minnesota Senate seat against Republican incumbent Norm Coleman. It seems as if they're deadlocked, and according to some sources...
  20. CNN

    Franken's fundraising list features big stars

    Read full story for latest details. View the full article here.