Al Franken

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Wired: Defining Internet freedom: ars technica interviews Sen. Al Franken. MinnPost: Welcome to the age of too much information. Capitol Chatter: GOP lawmakers want to take bite out of out-of-state abuse of EBT. No, you are not reliving 2009. (Did… Continue Reading →

Franken Steps into the Pages of a Comic Book

Finally, Sen Al Franken finds his true place in the pages of a comic book. A biographical comic called “Political Power: Al Franken” goes on sale on Wednesday. It’s the latest in a line of comic books featuring politicians from… Continue Reading →

Washington Times Fries Franken

Seems pretty clear that the Washington Times just isn’t a fan of Minnesota Sen. Al Franken. An editorial in their Sunday edition claims he is not funny, clever yet childish, obnoxious, rude, ignorant, boorish, and even a bit savage. Wow!… Continue Reading →

Franken Accuses Thune of Not Reading Health Bill

“We are entitled to our own opinion; we’re not entitled to our own facts,” says Sen. Al Franken as he spars with Sen. John Thune, ultimately accusing him of not reading the Senate Health Bill. “If you’re going to get… Continue Reading →

You Go, Al!

From Wonkette: “Al Franken is like the best Senator ever, maybe. Here he talking for seven minutes yesterday about his amendment to a defense appropriations bill that would defund KBR (Halliburton) or any other contractor that forces its employees to… Continue Reading →