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Al Franken's Public Statements

Full Name: Al Franken
Office: U.S. Senate (MN) - Jr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Franni; 2 Children: Thomasin, Joe
Birth Date: 05/21/1951
Birth Place: New York, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
May 18, 2010 Reps. McCollum, Oberstar and Senator Franken Support National Mediation Board's Decision to Recognize a Simple Majority
May 18, 2010 Franken Meets With SCOTUS Nominee Elena Kagan
May 17, 2010 Star Tribune: Minneapolis Woman's Battle to Keep Home Spills Into Senate
May 15, 2010 The Bemidji Pioneer: Franken Amendment Ends Credit Rating Conflict
May 15, 2010 Bemidji Pioneer: Franken Amendment Ends Credit Rating Conflict
May 13, 2010 Amendment Ending Credit Rating Conflicts Of Interest Passes Senate
May 13, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
May 13, 2010 As State Fishing Opener Nears, Franken Presses To Ease Burdensome "Six-Pack" Rules on Minnesota Fishing Guides
May 13, 2010 Franken Applauds Arrival Of New START Treaty In Senat
May 12, 2010 Op-Ed: The Importance of Wall Street Reform
May 12, 2010 Senators Urge Colleagues to Support Whitehouse Amendment to Protect Consumers from High Credit Card Rates
May 12, 2010 Disclose Act
May 11, 2010 Minnesota Post: Senate Taking Up Financial Reform Legislation, and Klobuchar and Franken Seek Changes
May 11, 2010 Grassley Joins Franken Proposal To End Conflicts Of Interest In Credit Rating Agencies
May 10, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
May 10, 2010 Franken's Statement On Elena Kagan's Nomination To The Supreme Court
May 7, 2010 Franken, Wicker, Schumer, Nelson Take On Conflicts of Interest in Credit Rating Agencies
May 7, 2010 Franken, Snowe Advocate For Homeowners In Wall Street Reform Bill
May 7, 2010 With Obesity Rates Rising Among Children, Udall, Franken Launch Effort to Get Young Kids Active
May 7, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
May 6, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010--Continued
May 5, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010--Continued
May 4, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010--Continued
May 4, 2010 Boxer, Specter, Casey, Klobuchar, Franken Urge Release of American Hikers Jailed in Iran
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