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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: Running, 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
Sept. 23, 2010 Op-Ed - Minnesotans Already Reaping Benefits of Health Reform Law
Sept. 23, 2010 The Huffington Post - Al Franken: Foreclosure Paperwork Scandal Shows Need To Strengthen HAMP
Sept. 23, 2010 Congressional Disapproval of the Rule Submitted by the National Mediation Board Relating to Representation Election Procedures--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 23, 2010 Franken: Minnesotans Deserve Transparent Elections
Sept. 23, 2010 Franken: Minnesotans Reap Benefits of Health Reform
Sept. 22, 2010 Op-Ed - Looking Out for a U.S. Ally -- The Hmong in Laos
Sept. 22, 2010 The DISCLOSE Act
Sept. 21, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Sept. 21, 2010 Franken Statement on the Don't Ask Don't Tell Policy
Sept. 21, 2010 Franken Statements on the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Policy and the DREAM Act
Sept. 20, 2010 MPR - Minnesota's Undocumented Students Await Action on Dream Act
Sept. 20, 2010 Franken Testifies Before U.S. International Trade Commission on Coated Paper Imports
Sept. 17, 2010 Franken Meets with FDA Head, Secures Commitment to Improve Medical Device Approval Process
Sept. 17, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Sept. 17, 2010 Franken Hails Appointment of Elizabeth Warren
Sept. 17, 2010 Franken Lauds Passage of New START Treaty Resolution in Foreign Relations Committee
Sept. 15, 2010 Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010
Sept. 14, 2010 Franken Statement on the Release of Sarah Shourd
Sept. 10, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Arne Duncan Secretary of Education U.S. Department of Education
Sept. 10, 2010 Klobuchar, Franken, Oberstar, Walz, Duncan Announce $166.7 Million To Support Education Jobs In Minnesota
Sept. 9, 2010 WDIO - Asian Carp Director Appointed
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