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Third act for Franken? Klobuchar thinks so.

NEW YORK - Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar thinks former Sen. Al Franken will make a comeback. At a TimesTalk forum last weekend, Klobuchar joined three...

Al Franken Planning Return

Not even two months after resigning his Senate seat following multiple allegations of sexual harassment, former Sen. Al Franken is planning a return. In a...

Karin Housley Gaining Early Traction In U.S. Senate Race

STILLWATER, Minn. - State Sen. Karin Housley is gaining early traction in the 2018 special election to fill former Sen. Al Franken’s seat. In...

Cashing In: Franken Financially Benefits From January Resignation Date

WASHINGTON - Minnesota Sen. Al Franken’s resignation date may have been strategic to maximize his congressional pension benefits. In early December, Franken announced his resignation,...

Franken Hosts Farewell Event Before Resigning In Disgrace

MINNEAPOLIS - Outgoing Sen. Al Franken thanked his staff and supporters in Minnesota on Thursday in his first public appearance in the state since...

Democrats Now Want Franken To Stay

WASHINGTON - A handful of Senate Democrats are having second thoughts on pressuring Sen. Al Franken to resign before the Senate Ethics Committee could...

BREAKING: Franken Resigns From Senate

WASHINGTON - Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced his resignation Thursday morning from the Senate floor. “Serving in the United States Senate has been the great...

Democratic Women Call For Franken To Resign–Except Klobuchar

WASHINGTON - Nearly all of the Democratic women in the Senate are calling for Sen. Al Franken to resign--except Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Support for...

Blue Slip Showdown: Stras Gets Senate Hearing Despite Franken’s Objection

WASHINGTON - Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras faced the Senate Judiciary Committee last week despite Sen. Al Franken’s attempt to deny Stras a...

Bill Clinton Accusers Storm Franken’s Office, Call For Him To Resign

WASHINGTON - Three women who have accused former President Bill Clinton of sexual assault stormed Sen. Al Franken’s office Wednesday, demanding the senator resign...