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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
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
May 23, 2011 Sen. Franken Gets Commitment from Gov't Agency to Investigate Ways to Protect Children from Dangerous Glass-Enclosed Fireplaces
May 23, 2011 Sen. Franken Says He'll Support Minneapolis Recovery Efforts in Wake of Sunday's Tornado
May 20, 2011 VA Improves Delivery of Benefits to Vietnam Vets At Sen. Franken's Urging
May 18, 2011 Executive Session
May 18, 2011 Sen. Franken Calls for NRC to Review Nuclear Safety Hazards at U.S. Plants
May 17, 2011 Sens. Franken, Blumenthal, Rep. Hank Johnson Introduce Legislation to Protect Legal Rights of Consumers
May 17, 2011 Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011 - Motion to Proceed
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Privatizing Medicare
May 13, 2011 Care2.com - New Tech Tools and Protecting Our Privacy
May 13, 2011 Commencement Address, University Of Minnesota College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences
May 13, 2011 Sen. Franken Hears About Threats That Smartphone Tracking Technology Can Pose to Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims at Eagan Shelter
May 11, 2011 Sen. Franken Concerned AT&T, T-Mobile Merger Will Be Raw Deal for Consumers
May 10, 2011 Chairman Franken Presses Apple and Google to Protect Safety and Privacy of Mobile Device Users
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