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KVRR: Senator Franken Introduces T.I.C.K.E.T.S. Act, Guarantees a Boarded Airline Passenger Their Seat

Like many Minnesotans, Senator Franken was both concerned and disturbed when he saw the video of a man being forcibly dragged off a United Airlines flight.

Tuesday, May 2  | 

Washington Post: Trump’s FCC chairman wants to hand the Internet over to big corporations

For as long as the internet has existed, it's been grounded on the principle that what you read, see, or watch shouldn't be favored, blocked, or slowed down based on where that content is coming from. And Senator Franken strongly believes that shouldn't change.

Monday, May 1  | 

Duluth News Tribune: Senator’s view: Let’s start working together to cut prescription drug prices

Senator Franken and his staff have traveled across Minnesota as part of his office's "Prescription Drug Listening Tour," and he's heard from Minnesotans across the state whose lives are being negatively affected by the skyrocketing price of prescription drugs.

Monday, May 1  | 

Red Wing Republican Eagle: Franken: New farm bill should address dairy struggles

With one in five jobs connected to agriculture in Minnesota, Senator Franken believes it's vital to hear from farmers in the state about what needs to be addressed in the next Farm Bill.

Monday, May 1  | 

Sen. Franken: Senate Republican Health Plan “A Disaster for the Economic Stability and Livelihood of Minnesota Families”

Click here to read Senator Franken's statement in reaction to the unveiling of the Senate Republican health care plan, which was crafted in secret by a small group of GOP senators over the past several weeks.

Thursday, Jun 22  | 

Sen. Franken Leads Coalition of Senators in Pressuring Justice Department to Reject AT&T-Time Warner Merger if Harms to Consumers Outweigh Benefits

Sen. Al Franken led a group of 11 Senate Democrats in pressuring the Department of Justice (DOJ) to reject AT&T's massive $85 billion bid to acquire Time Warner if it determines that the significant harms to American consumers arising from the deal outweigh any alleged benefits.

Wednesday, Jun 21  | 

Sen. Franken Reintroduces Legislation to Help Students Get The Care They Need by Expanding Access to Mental Health Care in Schools

Sen. Al Franken reintroduced his legislation to support students and their families by expanding access to mental health services in schools throughout Minnesota and the entire country.

Thursday, Jun 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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