U.S. Senate election: Franken tours as trial continues
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's campaign called him "Sen.-elect Franken," and on Monday he acted like a senator.
The Democrat acknowledged his status is "up in the air" because of the pending U.S. Senate election trial, but he hit the road anyway for meetings typically convened by members of Congress.
The Democrat launched a two-day listening tour, stopping in St. Paul and Duluth to meet with mayors as the election trial began its fourth week. He planned a Rochester stop today.
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