Al Franken

Latest articles

7h
Daily Mail
Al Franken pushes a stroller in New York CityFrom filibusters to dirty diapers: Grandpa nearly three weeks after being forc
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
From filibusters to dirty diapers: Grandpa nearly three weeks after being forced to resign from the Senate over sexual misconduct claims Former Sen. Al Franken was spotted pushing an empty stroller in... Read more
2d
Stamford Advocate
Congressman removed from ethics committee amid reports he used taxpayer money to settle sexual misconduct complaintand two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not seek re-elect
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
and two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not seek re-election over allegations of sexual harassment. Minnesota Sen. Al Franken resigned earlier this month amid several accusations of unwanted groping and kissing. ... Read more
111 related articles
2d
Connecticut Post
Congressman removed from ethics committee amid reports he used taxpayer money to settle sexual misconduct complaintand two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not seek re-elect
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
and two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not seek re-election over allegations of sexual harassment. Minnesota Sen. Al Franken resigned earlier this month amid several accusations of unwanted groping and kissing. ... Read more
111 related articles
2d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct claimharassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of t
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
harassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of three lawmakers in recent months: Sen. Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat; Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican; and Rep. John Conyers, a Michigan... Read more
111 related articles
2d
KESQ Palm Springs
Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct claimharassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of t
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
harassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of three lawmakers in recent months: Sen. Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat; Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican; and Rep. John Conyers, a Michigan... Read more
111 related articles
2d
ABC 7 El Paso
Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct claimharassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of t
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
harassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of three lawmakers in recent months: Sen. Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat; Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican; and Rep. John Conyers, a Michigan... Read more
111 related articles
2d
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct claimharassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of t
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
harassment and accusations of inappropriate behavior led to the departures of three lawmakers in recent months: Sen. Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat; Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican; and Rep. John Conyers, a Michigan... Read more
111 related articles
2d
Boston Globe
A timeline of the Year of Womenthe start of a barrage of similar reporting accusing powerful men of a range of
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
the start of a barrage of similar reporting accusing powerful men of a range of improper behavior. Among those implicated: Al Franken, Matt Lauer, Kevin Spacey, Mario Batali, Louis C.K., Garrison Keillor, John Conyers, Charlie Rose, and Mark... Read more
2d
Business Insider
Congressman who helps oversee government ethics reportedly used taxpayer money to settle a misconduct complaint from a former stafferRepublicans and two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not s
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Republicans and two Democrats—have either resigned or announced they will not seek re-election over allegations of sexual harassment. Minnesota Sen. Al Franken resigned earlier this month amid several accusations of unwanted groping and... Read more
3 related articles
3d
CBS News
House negotiators introduce resolution addressing sexual misconductlawmakers resigned from Congress late last year after they faces a slew of sexu
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers resigned from Congress late last year after they faces a slew of sexual misconduct allegations: Sen. Al Franken, D-Minnesota, Rep. Trent Franks, R-Arizona and Rep. John Conyers, D-Michigan. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas,... Read more
4d
Roll Call
Senate Republicans Steamroll Judicial Processoff on a blue piece of paper before the committee moves forward with a confirma
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
off on a blue piece of paper before the committee moves forward with a confirmation hearing. The chairman said then-Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota was using it as a de facto filibuster to block a nominee for political reasons. Grassley took to the... Read more
4d
KTTC Rochester
Emmer will run for re-election to House2016. Earlier this week, another top Republican, former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, anno
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
2016. Earlier this week, another top Republican, former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, announced he will not run for the seat held by Al Franken before he resigned over sexual misconduct allegations. State Sen. Karin Housley is the only major Republican who... Read more
13 related articles
4d
Roll Call
Welcome to S-Townmile of America that is crazier than the circumstances that brought you here?
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
mile of America that is crazier than the circumstances that brought you here? What about Sen. Tina Smith, who replaced Al Franken after he voluntarily resigned for sexual harassment he said he mostly never committed? Congress made even less... Read more
5d
KHQ Spokane
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KFDA-TV Amarillo
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WAVE 3 Louisville
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KCBD-TV Lubbock
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WQOW Eau Claire
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
Live 5 News Charleston
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WLBT 3 Jackson
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KTVN Reno
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
Hawaii News Now
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WALB Albany
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KLTV 7 Tyler
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WGEM Quincy
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KFJX Pittsburg
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
Daily Herald
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
14 WFIE Evansville
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Democrat wins seat in traditionally red Wisconsin districtMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KXXV Waco
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
FOX 8 New Orleans
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
KWWL Iowa
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WBOC Salisbury
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
Dayton Daily News
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
NBC 2 Fort Myers
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
WFMJ Youngstown
Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhereMinnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty cited the tough outlook as one reason for skipping a run to replace former Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Wisconsin's Walker has refused to call a special election for another open state Senate seat, last held by a... Read more
101 related articles
5d
The Youngstown Vindicator
IRWIN J. STOVROFFin legally allowing Service Dogs for veterans with physical and mental disabili
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
in legally allowing Service Dogs for veterans with physical and mental disabilities, with Honorable Ron Klein, Senator Al Franken and Congressman Ed Whitfield. President Obama signed into law the Defense Authorization Act of 2010, supporting... Read more
5d
Stamford Advocate
Legal experts say they don't see how Trump could get in trouble for allegedly paying a porn star hush moneyOlivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images The Wall Street Journal reported that Presi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images The Wall Street Journal reported that President Donald Trump paid off a porn star with hush money ahead of the 2016 presidential election. Legal experts say there's pretty much nothing about such a payment that... Read more
2 related articles
5d
Connecticut Post
Legal experts say they don't see how Trump could get in trouble for allegedly paying a porn star hush moneyOlivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images The Wall Street Journal reported that Presi
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images The Wall Street Journal reported that President Donald Trump paid off a porn star with hush money ahead of the 2016 presidential election. Legal experts say there's pretty much nothing about such a payment that... Read more
2 related articles
More

In this news