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Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith tells reporters on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will run for U.S. Senate after her nearly year-long appointment ends next year. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
3 hours 40 min ago
December 7, 2017
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) was the first in what would become a chorus of Democratic senators to call for their Franken following sexual misconduct allegations. Tom Brenner / copyright 2017 The New York Times
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that Target is committed to continue its program of giving to local charities. With her during a 2015 news conference is Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
September 5, 2017
Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras
Franken to oppose MN Supreme Court Justice David Stras' nomination to federal bench
September 5, 2017 - 9:17pm
July 10, 2017
Sen. Al Franken speaks with Peggy Kennedy, president of M State, about a program to fund partnerships between schools like M State and businesses Tuesday, March 22, 2016, in Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Minn. Sen. Al Franken, David Letterman to collaborate on climate change video series
July 10, 2017 - 4:07pm
June 1, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, a Democrat from Minnesota, at a news conference following a Senate Democratic luncheon in Washington on May 16, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson.
Al Franken has a bone to pick with Ted Cruz, 'the guy who microwaves fish' in the office
June 1, 2017 - 7:10am
May 25, 2017
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
May 25, 2017 - 8:02am
March 12, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson's winning entry, the "Right to Bear Arms Hotdish," included actual bear meat. It was one of 10 entries in this year's Hotdish Competition hosted by Sen. Al Franken. Special to Forum News Service
Peterson's staff cooks up a winner in senator's hotdish competition
March 12, 2017 - 10:30am
March 8, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.
U.S. Rep. Peterson roars to “Hotdish Off” win thanks to bear meat
March 8, 2017 - 10:59pm