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Sen. Franken Urges Minnesotans to Sign Up For Health Coverage

As a member of the Senate Health Committee, Senator Franken understands how important it is to have access to affordable, high-quality health care.

Wednesday, Nov 15  | 

Brainerd Dispatch: Trump signs Franken bill into law

With one-in-five Minnesota jobs tied to agriculture, family farmers have always been essential to our state's way of life.

Wednesday, Nov 15  | 

Mankato Free Press: Farm bill energy issues essential for state, Franken says

With one in five jobs in Minnesota tied to agriculture, Senator Franken understands that the economic health of the state depends on a strong ag sector.

Monday, Oct 16  | 

KSTP: Lawmakers, Minnesotans Concerned After Equifax Data Breach

Senator Franken has long believed that Americans have a fundamental right to privacy.

Thursday, Oct 12  | 

Sen. Franken’s Speech on the Senate Floor

Today, U.S. Senator Al Franken gave the following speech as prepared for delivery on the Senate floor. You can also download a video of the speech here.

Thursday, Dec 7  | 

Sen. Franken Presses FCC Chair to Delay Vote to End Net Neutrality Amid Reports of Corrupted Public Comment Period

In light of reports that computer bots may have unfairly skewed the net neutrality debate, U.S. Senator Al Franken pressed Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai to delay a December 14 vote that would unravel net neutrality safeguards and dramatically alter the internet as we know it.

Monday, Dec 4  | 

Sen. Franken: GOP Tax Plan is Giveaway to Corporations & the Rich; Says New Provision to Gut ACA is Unconscionable

Today, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) released the following statement on the Congressional Republican tax plan, which he dubbed a handout to large corporations and the wealthy that does little to improve the lives of Minnesotans and actually kicks more than 13 million Americans off health insurance:

Wednesday, Nov 15  | 

2016 Vikings Training Camp Visit

Recently, Senator Franken—a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan—made his annual trek to training camp in Mankato.

Monday, Aug 8  | 

2016 "Celebrating the Veteran in My Life" Poetry Contest Winners

Sen. Franken recently announced the Minnesota students who won his fifth annual Poetry Contest. Their poems about "Celebrating the Veteran in My Life" will be displayed in his Senate office and are included below.

Tuesday, Jun 7  | 

Sen. Franken’s Staff to Lead Constituent Services Event Thursday in North Minneapolis

On Thursday, March 17, Sen. Al Franken's staff will be at the Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC) in North Minneapolis to meet with residents who need help working with a federal agency, such as United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Medicare, Social Security, or the Passport Agency.

Thursday, Mar 10  | 

2015 Senate Secret Santa

Every year, Sen. Al Franken hosts a bipartisan Senate Secret Santa to lighten the mood and to celebrate the spirit of the holiday season.

Wednesday, Dec 9  | 

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