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Al Franken

April 22, 2017
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
April 22, 2017 - 11:26am
March 23, 2017
Senator Al Franken was cracking jokes left and right when he stopped at BTD on his "Advancing Career Pathways" tour--but more than jokes, he also listened to school administration and business personnel in the community talk about the ways in which they are working to strengthen career pathways for kids who are graduating from high school. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
March 23, 2017 - 11:10am
July 20, 2016
Franken aims to help rural health
July 20, 2016 - 10:16am
July 6, 2016
U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s staff to visit DL
July 6, 2016 - 10:37am
February 10, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Franken talks rural health care woes
February 10, 2016 - 11:05am
February 7, 2016
Sen. Franken to FCC: Stop cable and Internet companies from overbilling
February 7, 2016 - 5:10am
September 4, 2015
Brent Christensen of the Minnesota Telecom Alliance talks about broadband while U.S. Sen. Al Franken and Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development listen during a Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, meeting. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Former Minnesota Rep. says broadband 'as important as textbooks'
September 4, 2015 - 8:10am
Sen. Franken launches project to record MN veterans’ memories
September 4, 2015 - 5:25am
June 30, 2015
U.S. Senator Al Franken gestures during his nomination speech in 2014 at the DECC in Duluth. DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE/Clint Austin
Franken: Rural health needs intensive care
June 30, 2015 - 8:57am
August 9, 2014
Franken announces ‘21st century workforce tour’
August 9, 2014 - 1:00pm
June 2, 2014
Framed by campaign signs, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton pauses to clap with supporters while delivering his nomination speech at the Minnesota DFL convention in Duluth on Saturday, May 31, 2014. Dayton received the DFL nomination to run for a second term as governor. DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE/Clint Austin
DFLers celebrate as Dayton nominated for second term
June 2, 2014 - 9:05am
March 13, 2014
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
March 13, 2014 - 6:00am
December 12, 2013
Franken recognized for energy legislation
December 12, 2013 - 11:00am
October 5, 2013
Franken to donate salary
October 5, 2013 - 4:00pm
August 31, 2013
Big DL welcome: Sen. Franken with Mayor Matt Brenk. BRIAN BASHAM/DL NEWSPAPERS
Franken bill links skills to new jobs
August 31, 2013 - 2:00pm