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July 5, 2017
Franken attends a Senate committee hearing. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
How Al Franken learned to stop being funny and love the Senate
July 5, 2017 - 2:34pm
March 10, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Kent Eken of Twin Valley watches Molly O’Neill testify to a Senate committee Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Two days later, Eken complained that a fellow senator wrote a misleading letter to the editor about him. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Lawmaker says letter to editor violated Minnesota Senate ethics
March 10, 2017 - 11:00am
November 9, 2016
Kent retains state Senate seat in close race
November 9, 2016 - 3:15am
November 6, 2016
Candidates view mental health solutions differently
November 6, 2016 - 1:22pm
Health care a focus in Afton's legislative races
November 6, 2016 - 1:19pm
October 16, 2016
Q&A with Senate District 53 incumbent Susan Kent
October 16, 2016 - 7:37am
September 19, 2016
Minnesota District 53 Senate and House candidates gave voters a glimpse of where they stand ahead of the Nov. 8 election last Tuesday in Woodbury. From left to right: Andy Turonie, R, House 53A challenger, Susan Kent, DFL, Senate 53 incumbent, Kelly Fenton, R, House 53B incumbent, JoAnn Ward DFL,House 53A incumbent, Sharna Wahlgren, R, Senate 53 challenger and Alberder Gillespie, DFL, House 53B challenger. (Bulletin photo by Youssef Rddad) play button
District 53 voters: meet your candidates
September 19, 2016 - 5:32pm
December 30, 2009
Viewpoint: Saltzman was instrumental in passage of landmark literacy bill at Capitol
December 30, 2009 - 8:37am
December 28, 2009
Republican challenger registers to face Sieben
December 28, 2009 - 3:05pm
July 8, 2009
Viewpoint: Secretary of State's office responsible for long election
July 8, 2009 - 9:27am
June 30, 2009
Al Franken and wife Franni addressed the media Tuesday after Franken learned of the Minnesota Supreme Court's decision to that declared him the winner in the longest election contest in state history.
Franken ready to be sworn in
June 30, 2009 - 3:33pm
Supreme Court: Franken won election, Coleman concedes
June 30, 2009 - 3:25pm
June 17, 2009
Mark Ritchie is slated to speak at a DFL picnic June 22 in Lake Elmo.
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Ritchie to keynote DFL family picnic June 22
June 17, 2009 - 7:29am
June 2, 2009
Justice Alan C. Page hears Norm Coleman's attorney Joe Friedberg argue the U.S. Senate court case Monday at the Minnesota Judicial Center in St. Paul. Page and four other justices will decide whether to end the Senate race.
Pool photo by Ben Garvin, St. Paul Pioneer Press - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Justices examine rural-urban Senate vote differences
June 2, 2009 - 8:19am
May 20, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Tuesday says he soon will begin deciding what parts of the budget to cut since lawmakers adjourned for the year without an overall agreement with him.
Staff photo by Don Davis - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Un-session brings unallotment
May 20, 2009 - 8:19am